The plenary meeting of the European Communist Initiative was held in Athens on November 26.

The 20th IMCWP took place on November 23-25, 2018, in Athens, hosted by the KKE, which celebrates 100 years of its historic course.


Communist Party of Greece (KKE) at the European Parliament (EP) denounced the provocative prosecution of 16 year-old Tamimi by Israeli authorities.

The Communist Party of Australia issued a statement in solidarity with the people of Iran.

Tudeh Party of Iran (TPI) issued an appeal to all progressive and freedom-loving forces of Iran and around the world for the release of all political prisoners.

Party for Socialism and Liberation (USA) published an article on the recent developments in Iran, authored by Mazda Majidi.

Special interview by soL with Comrade Mohammad Omidvar, member of the Politburo and Spokesperson of the CC of the Tudeh Party of Iran

The Central Committee of the Tudeh Party of Iran (TPI) issued consecutive statements on the popular protests in Iran on December 29, 31 and January 2.

The Party of Labour of Austria (PdA) issued a statement on the newly elected government in Austria underlining its reactionary character and also warning against the opposition of social democrats.

The Communist Party of Venezuela (PCV) issued a letter to President Maduro underlining the pitfalls of the Bolivarian Revolution and the proposals of PCV.

Special interview with the Palestinian People's Party, the Palestinian Communist Party and the Communist Party of Israel on the Jerusalem issue and the future of the struggle.

In Ukraine a group of young fashists affiliated to one of the neo-Nazi parties of the country “National Corps” attacked the premises, where the youth wing of Communist Party of Ukraine gathered for plenums in Kiev.

During the general strike in Greece, the GS of the CC of the CP of Greece (KKE) Diministris Koutsoumpas called the Greek people to 'overcome false expectations' and to participate in the mass movement.

The Socialist Youth Union – Sri Lanka denounced the decision of USA on Jerusalem and said that it disqualified the USA as a 'peace broker'.

The Communist and Workers’ Parties issued a common appeal against the unacceptable position of US President Trump and expressed their solidarity with the Palestinian people. (updated signatories)

The Japanese Communist Party (JCP) Chair, Kazuo Shii, as Member of the House of Representatives of Japan, stated that the US decision is 'outrageous' and demanded that the Japanese government recognize Palestine as an independent state.

Communist Party of Canada (CPC) issued a statement condemning the US decision on Jerusalem and expressed its solidarity with the Palestinian cause for a homeland free from Israeli and US aggression and expansionism. 

The Progressive Party of the Working People (AKEL) of Cyprus denounced the decision by the US to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and submitted a relevant resolution to the Cyprus Parliament.

The Portuguese Communist Party (PCP) strongly condemned the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel naming it as an explicit support of Zionist policy.

The Communist Youth of Greece (KNE) organized a mass rally in the Greek capital denouncing the decision of the US on Jerusalem and declared its solidarity with the Palestinian people.

Declarations of the Communist and Workers' Parties of the World responding U.S. President Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. CPUSA, CP of Chile, TPI, CP of India, NKPJ, WPK, ECP, PCV, ANSWER, JCP, CP of Canada, AKEL, Portuguese CP, KKE, KNE CPI-M, TKP, PPP, Paletinian CP, CP of Israel (To be updated)

On Erdoğan's visit to Greece and meeting with Tsipras, the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) and Communist Party of Greece (KKE) made statements underlining that the peoples of both countries need to struggle against imperialism and nationalism.