Ukraine bans the largest opposition party

A Ukrainian court has officially banned the activities of the country’s largest opposition party, the Opposition for Life platform. The decision was made by Administrative Court of Appeal No. 8 on June 20 in Lviv and effectively supported President Volodymyr Zelensky’s ban of 11 political parties that Kyiv deemed “anti-Ukrainian” and “collaborators” in early March. … Read more

Ukraine: The devastating impact of war on children

New York, June 14, 2022 – “ I spent the past week in Ukraine, meeting children and families affected by war, seeing the importance of UNICEF’s humanitarian response and meeting the authorities and my colleagues at the United Nations and partner organizations. I was able to travel to Kyiv, Erbin, Bucha, Zhytomyr and Lviv, and … Read more

100 days of war: ‘Ukrainian children need peace and they need it now’

Kyiv, June 4, 2022 – Excellencies, dear colleagues, the First Lady of Ukraine, I would like to thank you for bringing us together on this dark and important occasion and also to thank you personally for the strength and courage you have shown in introducing and sharing with the world the stories of children and … Read more

After 100 days of war in Ukraine, 5.2 million children need humanitarian aid

New York / Geneva / Kyiv, 1 June 2022 – Today, UNICEF said Ukraine’s 100-day war has had devastating consequences for children on a scale and speed not seen since World War II. Three million children inside Ukraine and more than 2.2 One million children in host countries now need humanitarian assistance. Nearly two out … Read more

Newspaper headlines: America mourns its dead children after the Ovaldi massacre

Posted in: 05/26/2022 – 15:01 The world press, like the American press, showed on the front page moving pictures of these nineteen dead children, among whom were ” Azia Garcia, 8, is described by his grandfather as the cutest little boy in the world, or even Xavier Lopez, 10, who has just been added to … Read more

Mass shooting of buffaloes: a political crime

On Sunday, a day after 10 people were killed and three others injured in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, President Joe Biden blamed the massacre on “the hate that continues to pollute the soul of America.” Speaking at a law enforcement event in the Capitol, Joe Biden echoed the comments of Erie County, New … Read more

Ukraine: Children in institutions suffer double punishment

Geneva / Lviv, Ukraine, May 6, 2022 – “The situation in Ukraine represents a child protection crisis of extraordinary proportions, the like of which we may not have seen before. The two-month war in Ukraine has displaced 7.7 million people within the country and forced more than 5.5 million people to cross international borders, including … Read more

A tragic end to the school year in Ukraine, with child deaths, empty classrooms and destruction of school facilities

Kyiv / New York 4 mayo 2022 – At least one in six UNICEF-supported schools in eastern Ukraine has been damaged or destroyed since the start of the war, including the school 36 – The only “protected school” in Mariupol – which bear witness to the dramatic impact of conflict on the lives and futures … Read more

Participate in the May 1, 2022 rally online!

This Sunday, May 1, 9 p.m. French time, the online gathering of the International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI) will celebrate International Workers’ Day in Extraordinary Conditions of Crisis. The war between NATO against Russia in Ukraine has pushed the world to the brink of global war and nuclear catastrophe. NATO forces sabotage any … Read more

Participate in the May 1, 2022 rally online!

This Sunday, May 1, at 9 p.m. Central European Time, the online gathering of the International Committee of the Fourth International will mark International Labor Day under extraordinary crisis conditions. The proxy war between the United States and NATO against Russia in Ukraine has pushed the world to the brink of global war and nuclear … Read more