Statement of the Press Office of KKE regarding the planned imperialist intervention in Libya. Source: 902.gr / Translation: In Defense of Communism.
"What is happening in the Mediterranean?
Is a new imperialist intervention in Libya prepared?
Which is the target of the NATO exercise 'Phoenix Express 2016' in the region?
What is the role of the military base of Souda (Crete)?
What is the purpose of NOTAM (notice to the pilots), which has been issued under the responsibility of the Greek government- along with relating NOTAM of Italy and Malta- for the closing of the airspaces for aircrafts coming from Libya and the reception of NATO aircrafts in the Greek airspace?
The government is obliged to give concrete answers.
The KKE condemns every intervention in Libya and demands Greece's non-participation in the euroatlantic plans.
The argument about facing Jihadists, which are a fabrication of the USA and their allies, consists pretext for the justification of wars.
The imperialist war ventures in Syria and Libya since 2011 have added fuel to the fire in the region, have led to thousands dead and injured people, have uprooted hundreds of thousand people from their homes.
The SYRIZA-ANEL government will have new and heavy responsibilities if it intends to drag our country to another massacre in Libya for the interests of the monopolies".