A meeting of Communist and Workers Parties of the Mediterranean, Middle East and Persian Gulf will take place on Sunday 26th of November, at the headquarters of the Communist Party of Greece in Perissos, Athens.
The major subject of the meeting- which is an initiative of the KKE - is: "The communist and workers parties consistently by the side of the just struggle of the Palestinian people in the fight against imperialist war and capitalist exploitation".
15 parties are going to participate, including: Egyptian Communist Party, Algerian Party for Democracy and Socialism, Communist Revolutionary Party of France (PCRF), Communist Party of Greece, Communist Party of the Peoples of Spain (PCPE), Tudeh (Iran), Communist Party of Israel, Communist Party of Italy, AKEL (Cyprus), Lebanese Communist Party, Palestinian Communist Party, Palestinian People's Party, Syrian Communist Party, Communist Party of Turkey, Tunisian Progressive Democratic Socialist Party.
The introductory speech at the meeting will be delivered at 9 am by the General Secretary of the CC of the KKE Dimitris Koutsoumbas.
After the end of the regional meeting, the foreign delegations will attend the political and cultural event of the CC of the KKE in honour of the 100 years since the October Revolution.