Working Group Meeting: Press Release
On Friday 29 of
April 2011 the Working Group of the International Meeting of Communist
and Workers' Parties came together in Athens in order to prepare the
13l International Meeting. The CP of Brazil, the CP of Cuba,
AKEL, the CP of Bohemia and Moravia, the KKE, the Lebanese CP, the People's
Party of Palestine, the Portuguese CP, the CP of the Russian Federation,
the South African CP, and the Syrian CP participated in the meeting.
It was decided
at the meeting that the 13n International Meeting of Communist
and Workers' Parties to be held in Athens will take place on 9-11 December
2011 with the following theme
situation and the experience of the communists
20 years after the counterrevolution in the USSR. The tasks for the
development of the class struggle in conditions of capitalist crisis,
imperialist wars, of the current popular struggles and uprisings, for
working class-popular rights, the strengthening of proletarian internationalism
and the anti-imperialist front, for the overthrow of capitalism and
the construction of socialism.
The Working Group
discussed and made a positive assessment of the development of joint
actions along the lines which were decided upon at the 12th
IMCWP in South Africa. There was also a very useful exchange of views
on the international developments.
The parties which
participated, on the occasion of workers' May Day, addressed warm class
greetings to the working class and workers, to all the peoples which
are struggling for their rights and are fighting against the assault
of capital and imperialism.
Athens, 19 April 2011