National Sections of the L5I:

Middle-East

Cairo conference can unite resistance across the globe

Revolutionaries and anti-imperialists from across the world will be gathering in Cairo between 3-5 June to discuss the next tasks for the growing rebellions across the Middle East and North Africa, writes John Bowman Read more...

National unity talks in Palestine

The Arab revolutions have pressured the Palestinian leaders in Fatah and Hamas to sign a unity treaty. Peter Main considers what this means for the Palestinian people Read more...

The revolutionary wave in the Middle East and North Africa

The revolutions and mass struggles that have gripped the Middle East and North Africa will change history - every dictator now trembles in fear at the possibility of a popular uprising against their rule. In the West the imperialist powers look on nervously as loyal regimes come under sustained protest which threatens to topple crucial allies. This resolution, adopted by the International Executive Committee of the League for the Fifth International outlines the perspectives for the revolutionary movement and the importance of the fight for working class power. Read more...

Syrians can bring down Assad regime

SYRIAN security forces shot dead over 80 protesters on 22 April. They killed another 12 the next day, as the democracy movement attempted to bury its dead. Read more...

Egypt: the struggle for freedom continues

The revolution in Egypt has entered a new phase, writes Marcus Halaby and Jeremy Drinkall Read more...

As millions take to streets...Victory to the Syrian revolution!

The growing revolution in Syria unites a diverse population hungry for democratic and social rights, argues Marcus Halaby. Read more...

Revolution sweeps Syria

The Arab revolution has spread to Syria - are the Ba'ath party's days numbered? Simon Hardy looks at the context of the movement in Syria and how it can develop Read more...

Yemen regime on the brink as army splits

Chris Newcombe reports on the impending collapse of President Saleh's regime Read more...

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