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British transport workers renew support for anti-fascist resistance in Ukraine

TRANSPORT workers threw their weight behind a call for their union RMT to continue its commitment to Solidarity with the Anti-Fascist Resistance in Ukraine (Saru).

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The past informs the present in rebel-held eastern Ukraine

In May EDDIE DEMPSEY joined the people of Alchevsk in their celebration of the 70th anniversary of the defeat of fascism. Here he recounts his emotional experiences (from the Morning Star)

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London meeting hears eyewitness account of Odessa massacre

On Tuesday, November 11, a packed meeting at the Marx Memorial Library, heard a number of speakers discuss the current situation in Ukraine after the recent elections and the ceasefire. Amongst the speakers was Alexey Albu, from Borotba, who gave … Continue reading

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Building Solidarity With The Anti-Fascist Resistance In Ukraine

THE TUC conference in Liverpool last month adopted an emergency motion from the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) opposing Nato’s war drive in Ukraine. This decision provides the basis for developing a better understanding of the emergent … Continue reading

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TUC Congress Calls for Permanent Ceasefire to Ukraine Civil War

Morning Star Report: Britain’s labour movement threw its weight behind calls for a permanent ceasefire in Ukraine yesterday, condemning interference in the country by Western powers.

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British TUC opposes use of British forces in Ukraine – offers support to antifascists

On September 10, the 2014 Congress of the TUC, representing over 6 million organised workers in Britain, passed a motion on Ukraine moved by the RMT. The motion opposes the use of British forces in the conflict, calls for a … Continue reading

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RMT union denounces Western support for Kiev – supports antifascist resistance

At its Annual General Meeting in Bristol in June 2014, the Rail, Maritime and Transport union, which organises over 80,000 workers, passed a motion in solidarity with the antifascist resistance in Ukraine, denouncing Western support for the far right regime in Kiev … Continue reading

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