The 20th IMCWP took place on November 23-25, 2018, in Athens, hosted by the KKE, which celebrates 100 years of its historic course.
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.
The Communist Party of Greece (KKE) condemned the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and declared its solidarity with the just struggle of the people of Palestine.
Communist Party of India (Marxist) condemned the decision of the US President regarding Jerusalem and demanded that 'the Modi government come out strongly disapproving of the US action, as it goes against India’s longstanding commitment to the Palestinian cause.'
Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) strongly condemned the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, underlining that 'only under socialism Jerusalem can be the capital of peace'.
The Palestinian People’s Party (PPP) warned US President Donald Trump’s decision on Jerusalem and named it as “the capital of the state of occupation”.
The Palestinian Communist Party made a statement on Trump's declaration to transfer the US embassy to Jerusalem, "the eternal capital of the Palestinian state".
Communist Party of Israel reacted to US President Donald Trump’s decision to transfer the US embassy to Jerusalem, raising voices among Hadash MK's saying it would "harm the rights of the Palestinian people to liberty and self-determination".
The Communist Party of Greece (KKE) issued a press release following the Regional Meeting of Communist and Workers' Parties of the Mediterranean, the Middle and the Gulf, also attended by the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP).
Kemal Okuyan, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) wrote on the case of Iranian-Turkish tycoon Zarrab in the U.S. and the off-shore documents revealed by Kılıçdaroğlu, both concerning president Erdoğan.
The Communist Party of the Russian Federation (CPRF) Moscow branch arranged a protest in front of the Polish Embassy in Moscow in support of Polish communists on November 29, 2017.
Statement of the European Communist Initiative pointed out to the militarization of EU and called for a struggle against all imperialist alliances.
Several European communist parties condemned the "Permanent Structured Cooperation" (PESCO) as an act of aggressive armament.
Solidarity around the World by Communist Parties with the Communist Party of Poland (KPP) against the anti-communist charge