Greece: After Eurogroup agreement, internal debate erupts in Syriza

Written by Roberto Sarti Friday, 27 February 2015

syriza1Stathis Kouvelakis, member of the Central Committee of SYRIZA and one of the leading exponents of the Left Platform, has written an account of the turbulent meeting of the party’s parliamentary group, which reveals doubt and opposition to the agreement reached with the Eurogroup.


The extent of the concessions forced on Greece by the troika

Written by Jorge Martin Wednesday, 25 February 2015

greece-eu-elections-thThe letter from the Greek government to the Eurogroup detailing the measures it is committing itself to implement as part of the agreement reached on Friday, reveals the extent of the retreat from Syriza’s programme. This has caused an uproar of opposition within the party.


Greece: A unique opportunity to overturn the humiliating agreement!

Written by Communist Tendency of Syriza Wednesday, 25 February 2015

communist-tendency-syriza-thSupport the draft law presented by the Communist Party of Greece! A unique opportunity to overturn the humiliating agreement!


Ukraine after the ceasefire: Contradictions pile up

Written by Ben Gliniecki Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Ukraine-ceasefire-February-2015On Wednesday 18 February the rebel forces in the east of Ukraine arrived in the key town of Debaltseve, control of which they have wrested from pro-Kiev forces after having encircled them and demanded surrender of the town, this advance took place after a new ceasefire was due to come into force on Sunday 15 February.


Greece: A troika by any other name would smell as rotten

Written by Jorge Martin Monday, 23 February 2015

greece-eu-electionsOn Friday, February 20th Greece signed a joint statement with the Eurogroup of Finance Ministers which amounts to an abandonment of the programme on which Syriza won the election on January 25, as well as government policy statements made since then. What are the details of the deal?


Greece: An agreement which surrenders to extortionists

Written by Communist Tendency of Syriza Monday, 23 February 2015

communist-tendency-syriza-thFriday’s Eurogroup agreement amounts to the government’s capitulation to the Troika’s blackmail. The agreement provides for a four-month extension, not simply of the “loan agreement”, but, as is expressly stated, of the “programme”, that’s to say of the Memorandum itself.


Greece: No more retreats - The government must go on the offensive!

Written by Communist Tendency of Syriza Friday, 20 February 2015

communist-tendency-syriza-thNo more retreats! The government must formulate an alternative collision plan with the blackmailers and their local lackeys, a plan that favours the working masses!


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