19 November 2018

Act against academics and civil society in Turkey

The President of the Party of the European Left, Gregor Gysi declares:

02 November 2018

Die Europäische Linke warnt vor einer weiteren Verschärfung der antidemokratischen Entwicklungen in Tansania

Seit seiner Wahl zum Präsidenten Tansanias 2015 behindert  die Regierung unter Dr. John Pombe Magufuli die Aufklärung von Verbrechen, bei denen staatliche Organe im Verdacht der Täter- oder zumindest der Mittäterschaft stehen. Derzeit sitzt der Oppositionspolitiker Zitto Kabwe unter dem Vorwurf der Volksverhetzung in polizeilichen Gewahrsam.

29 Oktober 2018

Appeal for unity of democratic forces in Brazil

On the outcome of the presidential election in Brazil, the President of the European Left Gregor Gysi declares:

25 Oktober 2018

Statement on maneuvers against Jorge Glas in Ecuador

The Vice-Presidency of the Party of the European Left Maite Mola denounces the repressive maneuvers against Jorge Glas, former Vice President of the Republic of Ecuador, transferred to the Detention Center of Latacunga, where violent episodes have recently taken place causing the death of prisoners, alleging supposed reasons of security and risk of flight.
That decision is revealed as another reprisal against Glas, involving him in the corruption of the "Odebrecht case" through an implication that has not been proven.

24 Oktober 2018

The political battleground in the digital age - a scandal in Brasil

Before the run-off election on 28/10/2018 for the presidency in Brazil between the candidate of the Workers Party (PT) Fernando Haddad and the right-wing congressman Jair Bolsonaro, there is a possible election influence by massive paid misinformation in the messaging service WhatsApp.
Gregor Gysi, President of the European Left: