THE NEW WORKER

The Weekly paper of the New Communist Party of Britain
Week commencing 16th March 2018


Lead story

SYRIAN ARMY FREES HUMAN SHIELDS

by our Arab Affairs correspondent

The Syrian Arab Army swept through the terrorist-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta last week, freeing innocent civilians that the terror gangs used as human shields and uncovering stashes of poison-gas that the terrorists had prepared for another false-flag attack to provide the pretext for imperialist intervention.

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Tories; community measures will not make up for cuts damage

COMMUNITIES Secretary Sajid Javid, last Wednesday announced a raft of measures aimed at improving integration amongst Britain’s diverse ethnic communities.

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Editorial

Russian spies and poison

THE RUSSIAN government last week responded to Theresa May’s hysterical “ultimatum” on Monday to produce an explanation of the poisoning of the former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter by saying they were ready to talk about it “but only after an official request from the UK”. In other words, she had not even bothered to go through diplomatic channels — her ranting was more for the benefit of the western media and she was not really expecting an answer.

The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday that Russia has yet to receive official requests from Britain regarding Skripal, who was allegedly poisoned in the city of Salisbury.

But Lavrov did suggest that both countries should hold talks on the incident. No doubt he would want to raise the issue that London is now regarded as a very safe haven for criminals of the ‘Russian Mafia’. Bill Browder, the British-based financier dubbed “Putin’s number one enemy”, claims that Russian crime gangs now treat Britain as their jurisdiction of choice for laundering both their money and their reputations.

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