Ukraine's Communist Party leader Petro Symonenko speaks to Ben Chacko about the Institute of National Memory and the wave of destruction engulfing his country
Saturday 2nd Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Party to appeal against far-right regime’s communist ban
Friday 3rd Feb 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
Poroshenko shrugs off referendum rejection of deal with bloc
Friday 8th Apr 2016
by Our Foreign Desk
THE Communist Party of Ukraine has accused the Kiev regime of launching a fresh attack on freedom of speech by taking an independent television station off the air.
Gamma TV first came under political pressure following the January 2014 Maidan coup...
Tuesday 8th Mar 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
On Holocaust Memorial Day we remember those who died as part of Hitler’s Final Solution – but we’d also do well to reflect on today’s creeping intolerance and spread of fascist politics, says BEN CHACKO
Wednesday 27th Jan 2016
By Our News Desk
UKRAINE’S banning of its Communist Party was yesterday likened to South African apartheid as MPs spoke out in solidarity.
The ban follows the example of “repressive dictatorships” who are rightly condemned every year by the UN human...
Saturday 23rd Jan 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
LABOUR MP Paul Flynn and his parliamentary colleagues are to be congratulated on the early day motion condemning the ban on the Communist Party of Ukraine (CPU).
Last December’s ruling by the Kiev District Court rests upon the spurious legal basis of a series of anti-communist...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
CAMPAIGNERS against Ukraine’s repression of communists and socialists have written to the country’s ambassador in London after being turned away from its embassy.
Led by Communist Party of Britain general secretary Robert Griffiths, a deputation from the CPB, the World...
Thursday 21st Jan 2016
by Our News Desk
CAMPAIGNERS rallied outside the Ukrainian embassy yesterday in protest at Kiev’s ban on communist politics.
A court ruled the Communist Party of Ukraine illegal on December 16 in the culmination of nearly two years of persecution after far-right...
Wednesday 20th Jan 2016
GEORGE OSBORNE enjoyed himself at Treasury questions with a ponderous “joke” about John McDonnell and Yanis Varoufakis having both lost their marbles, but his economic policy is far more risible.
He swings from triumphalist recitations of questionable statistics suggesting...