PCP repudiates Trump Administration’s statement on Israeli settlements and condemns new Israeli aggression on Gaza

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PCP repudiates Trump Administration’s statement on Israeli settlements and condemns new Israeli aggression on Gaza

1. The PCP repudiates and strongly condemns the statement by the US Secretary of State considering “legal” Israel's colonisation of the illegally occupied Palestinian territories in 1967.

This was declared yesterday, a few days after yet another criminal Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip, which killed 34 Palestinians and injured more than a hundred. This statement is an insult to the martyred Palestinian people and an affront to International Law and the principles of the United Nations Charter.

PCP condemns the coup in the State of Bolivia

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PCP condemns the coup in the State of Bolivia

The Portuguese Communist Party vehemently condemns the coup d’état that removed the legitimate President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, Evo Morales.

PCP salutes the Communist Party of Argentina and the Argentinian people

PCP salutes the Communist Party of Argentina and the Argentinian people

PCP saluted the Communist Party of Argentina on their victory as members of the electoral coalition Everyone’s Front (Frente de Todos), on October 27th, returning hope to the Argentinian workers and people, victims of violent neoliberal practices, brutal social regression and pillage, imposed over the last four years by President Macri and the IMF.

Solidarity with the people of Bolivia

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Solidarity with the people of Bolivia

Following the violence and destabilization by reactionary forces in Bolivia, disrespecting the election results of the October 20th presidential elections that determined the reelection of Evo Morales as President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, PCP manifests its solidarity with the Bolivian people and underlines the need to respect the popular will, democratically expresses in the ballots, in accordance with the electoral results scrutinized by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Bolivia.

Jerónimo de Sousa welcomes FRELIMO’s victory

Jerónimo de Sousa welcomes FRELIMO’s victory

Jerónimo de Sousa, General Secretary of the PCP, sent a greeting to Filipe Nyusi, President of FRELIMO and President of the Republic of Mozambique, expressing the congratulations of the Portuguese Communists on FRELOMO’s victory and his re-election as President of Mozambique in last October 14 elections.

Jerónimo de Sousa congratulates Evo Morales

Jerónimo de Sousa congratulates Evo Morales

Jerónimo de Sousa, General Secretary of the PCP sent the congratulations of the Portuguese Communists to Evo Morales on his re-election as President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia and on the victory of the revolutionary and progressive forces in the October 20 elections.

PCP in solidarity with the Communist Party of Chile and the Chilean people

PCP in solidarity with the Communist Party of Chile and the Chilean people

Following the news of the severe escalating repression that has taken place in recent days in Chile, aimed against the widespread and legitimate mobilisation of the Chilean workers and people, figfting antisocial measures and antinational policies, at the service of monopolies, by president Pinera’s government, the PCP addressed a message of solidarity to the Chilean Communist Party.

PCP expresses solidarity with the Colombian Communist Party

PCP expresses solidarity with the Colombian Communist Party

The PCP addressed a message of solidarity to the Colombian Communist Party following the attack last Friday, October11, on its headquarters, which is also the headquarters of the Patriotic Union.

To the PCP, “this very serious provocative action, of an anti-communist and undemocratic nature, cannot be dissociated from the policies of violence, death threats and killings aimed at social leaders and former guerrilla fighters by the most reactionary circles of the Colombian oligarchy against the forces that in Colombia defend peace, democracy, the rights of the Colombian people”.

«China 70 years after the revolution»

«China 70 years after the revolution»

Translated «O Militante» article by Albano Nunes, member of the Central Control Commission and member of the International Department

On October 1st, seventy years will have elapsed since the foundation of the People's Republic of China.

On the prison sentences of political leaders, members of Parliament and former members of the Regional Government of Catalonia

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On the prison sentences of political leaders, members of Parliament and former members of the Regional Government of Catalonia

Following the decision by Spanish judicial authorities to impose harsh prison sentences – in some cases up to 13 years – upon political leaders, members of Parliament and former members of the Regional Government of Catalonia, for their participation in holding the referendum on the self-determination of Catalonia that took place on October 1st 2017 and subsequent unilateral declaration of independence, PCP considers that: