|"Not a single euro for Grivas Museum", reads AKEL banner.|
In a statement issued on November 1st, the Progressive Party of Working People (AKEL) points out among others:
“With the votes of DIKO and EDEK, yesterday in the Parliamentary Finance Committee, the funds for the Grivas Museum that the Anastasiades government desperately wants to create were released. This is the same budget that the government twice attempted to pass in previous years with the votes of the ruling DISY party and far-right ELAM, but was blocked by the votes of the parties AKEL, DIKO, EDEK, Ecologists and DIPA. There is nothing at all surprising about the stand of the government, DISY and far-right ELAM, who still honor the arch-traitor of our country, but who also insist in times characterised by the economic suffocation of the people on allocating thousands of euros to unhistorical extreme-right propaganda”.
In an editorial published in "Haravgi" newspaper, AKEL Politburo member Eleni Mavrou stresses out: