About 3,000 activists from Ende Gelaende have been successfully blocking coal and gas infrastructure in the Rhineland mining area since this morning. The action groups reached Garzweiler open-cast mine, Weisweiler coal-fired power station and Lausward gas-fired power station near Düsseldorf.

“We are here today to unmask fossil gas as a climate killer. Clean natural gas is a dirty lie. It is madness to invest billions in natural gas, pipelines and fracking ports instead of renewable energies. Natural gas is a fossil dead end and not a bridge to the future,” says Kim Solievna, spokesperson for Ende Gelaende.

This year for the first time, Ende Gelaende is also blocking gas infrastructure, which is currently undergoing major expansion...

The Russian Federation has been acting in the most transparent manner in the situation around Mr. Alexey Navalny from the very beginning. At the request of relatives, he was promptly granted permission to travel to Germany for medical treatment, which he did without hindrance, once the doctors at the Omsk hospital managed to stabilize his condition. Moreover, Russian doctors passed on to their...

Photo: PAMEThursday, September 24, was a day of massive and militant demonstrations in many sectors all over Greece.

National Strike was organized by Public Hospital Doctors’ Federation (OENGE) who also held demonstrations in all major cities of Greece. Their main demands were immediate measures to support doctors and healthcare workers the public hospitals against the pandemic.

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The European Commission’s new Migration Pact renounces the EU’s international obligation to uphold the rights of people in need.

Since 2013, thousands of people have died or endured violence, misery and tragedy in inhumane conditions due to the EU’s failed migration policy.

Yet, Margaritis Schinas and Ylva Johansson’s blueprint will put pre-entry border procedures and ‘joint returns’ at the...

Crowds of people participated in the main events of the 46th Festival of the Communist Youth of Greece (KNE), held in Athens on September 17, 18 and 19, 2020, in strict compliance with all necessary measures for safety and health protection.

It was a great Festival, different but also familiar at the same time, which made a loud call for the daily struggle for the rights to education, work...

Russian FederationMr. President, Mr. Secretary-General, colleagues, ladies and gentlemen,

This year, the international community celebrates two, without exaggeration, historic anniversaries: the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War and establishment of the United Nations.

The importance of these two forever interlinked events cannot be...

Deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation have consistently supported steps aimed at strengthening the coordinating role of the United Nations (hereinafter, the Organization) in international affairs and ensuring equal cooperation of states within this universal Organization. Elaborations of this subject are particularly relevant in connection with the 75th...

How much will we really pay for the Covid-19 vaccine? How is public money being used? Why are all contracts between the Commission and pharmaceutical companies secret? Why should the results of heavily publicly funded R&D and public money used to advance agreements be owned only by the industry and not by the public? Should the vaccine be a public good?

These were just some of the...

The Maritime Unions of Greece, PEMEN, Stefenson, PEEMAGEN, members PAME, called for strike in Piraeus Port on all ships on September 24 in defense of their Collective Contract and Trade Union rights, which are targeted by the government and shipowners.

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The Left group in the European Parliament stands in solidarity with Airbus workers taking collective action to protest their possible dismissal.

Workers across Spain have gone on strike today as part of broader coordinated action. We fully support their demands to protect all jobs and to immediately halt the dismissals.

Airbus has announced that it intends to layoff a tenth of its workforce...

USB ItaliaUSB has proclaimed the strike 24th and 25th of September, to ask the guarantee to all school workers and students to return to the classroom safely, to find adequate and healthy spaces, to have all teachers on duty from day one, to conduct real lessons, in presence, without risk.

It’s much more than that: the reopening of the schools is a test for the government to demonstrate the effective...