Event of the Committee against War of Milan to be held on Saturday 3rd October at 6:30 pm CET, about the growing tensions in the Mediterranean. The event will be held in the Casa Rossa of Milan and will be streamed over the internet. Apart from the Committee against War of Milan the discussion will be joined by Marco Pondrelli from "Marx 21" and Iraklis Tsavdaridis, Executive Secretary of the WPC.
The Venezuelan member of WPC, COSI organized on 6th December a protest against NATO and EU in front of the Diplomatic Mission of the European Union in Caracas.
CEBRAPAZ held its 5th National Assembly on the 7th of December, 2019, in Salvador, the capital city of the Brazilian federal state of Bahia. Branches from many states were represented by their delegates. As you know, the situation in Brazil is extremely worrying and conditions are harsh with our political, social and economic crises under this proto-fascist Government of Jair Bolsonaro.
We consider the Assembly to have taken place successfully and elected the new Executive and National Board. The Executive Board now is the following:
The daily newspaper Morning Star in the UK has made an interview with Thanassis Pafilis, General Secretary of the World Peace Council on November, 30.
Saturday 16st November 2019, a assembly with a good number of participants was held at the State University of Milan, organized by the Committee Against Milan War with the collective "Milan en revolucion", member to the Movimiento Revolucion Ciudadana.
With our guest Pino Arlacchi, ex vice secretary of the UN Assembly and today advisor to the government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, the political, economic and social situation of the Latin American and Caribbean countries was discussed.
The Portuguese Council for Peace and Cooperation (CPPC) promoted on 16 November at the premises of the Professional School Bento de Jesus Caraça, in Lisbon, a conference "New Chalenges for Peace in Latin America.
Presided by Ilda Figueiredo and Luís Carapinha, from CPPC, and the ambassadors of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the Republic of Cuba, Lucas Rincón Romero and Mercedes Martínez.
Representatives of the Colombians for Peace (Portugal), the Chileans in Portugal and the PT Brazil Lisbon chapter also spoke.
On Saturday, October 26 an on Sunday October 27, a demonstrations were held in the center of Milan, to show solidarity with the struggle of Chilean people.
The brutal and criminal repression carried out by Carabineros and the Chilean army, sent by the government of Sebastian Piñera against the people in the streets, was condemned.
The history of ferocious dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet is repeated. Crimes always carried out with the support of the EU, USA and its Latin American lackeys.
On Saturday, October 12, a demonstration was held in the center of Milan to condemn Turkey's aggression against Syria.
The imperialist aggression was condemned, the withdrawal of all foreign occupation forces was demanded, it was supported the sovereign right of the Syrian people to decide alone and freely their future and destiny. We express our solidarity with the brave Syrian people.
Hands off Syria!
COMITATO CONTRO LA GUERRA MILANO
Massive demonstrations and protests organized by the Greek Peace Committee (EEDYE) along with Trade Unions and popular organisations of women and youth took place on 5th October in Athens, Thessaloniki and many other Greek cities, on the occasion of the visit of the Secretary of State of USA, Mike Pompeo, to Greece.
The Portuguese Council for Peace and Cooperation promoted in Lisbon, on June 6, a vibrant and participated public initiative in solidarity with the peoples of Latin America. Held in Lisbon the initiative counted with the participation of Ilda Figueiredo, chairperson of CPPC, of the ambassadors of Cuba and Venezuela, of a member of the Workers Party from Brazil and a Colombian refugee, among other participants from different Portuguese organizations.