On behalf of members and supporters of Communist Party of Greece (marxist-leninist) and the whole of the Greek democratic people, we express our solidarity and denounce the illegal arrest of Crispin "Ka Bel" Beltran, MP elected under Partylist Representative of Anakpawis and former Chairperson of International League of Peoples Struggle. We confirm our solidarity to progressive forces of the Philippines, which fight against the counter-democratic measures and the "emergency state" impose by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.We demand the immediate release of Crispin "Ka Bel" Beltran, and for this purpose we intend to organize a demonstration outside the Embassy of the Philippines in Athens.
International Affairs Bureau
Communist Party of Greece (marxist-leninist)
Athens 28 February 2006