National Sections of the L5I:

Middle-East

League statement on the Israeli air strikes on Syria

The League for the Fifth International unreservedly condemns Israel's 3 and 5 May air strikes on a military complex near Damascus in which 42 Syrian soldiers were killed, according to the Syrian Obser Read more...

The Palestinian struggle in Syria

A member of the League for the Fifth International’s German section interviewed Mahmoud Nasar, a member of the Coordination of Yarmouk Refugee Camp, Syria’s largest Palestinian refugee camp, in Damasc Read more...

Gaza Ceasefire: now force Israel to end the siege without conditions

A temporary ceasefire has brought some relief to the besieged and oppressed 1.7 million people crammed into the 140 square miles of the Gaza Strip, where one in five children suffers from Post Traumat Read more...

Stop the Israeli aggression against Gaza

Gaza is once more under attack by the Israeli Occupation Force (IOF) which, on 14 November, launched Operation Pillar of Cloud as a series of aerial attacks. Read more...

"Why I joined the Free Syrian Army"

On September 11, Reimund Fleck of the LFI German section, interviewed "Muhamed", a member of the Free Syrian Army.

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Syria: Legitimacy and Division

As the rival imperialist powers manoeuvre to gain an advantage from the mass uprising against Bashar al-Assad's dictatorship, Marcus Halaby examines the regime's strategy and tactics as it struggles, Read more...

A Critical Point for the Syrian Revolution

The Syrian revolution has entered a critical stage. Read more...

Arab Left: paying the price for Stalinism

The Arab Spring of 2011 inspired millions around the world through its acts of heroism. But now the revolutions have stalled. Read more...