Groups of civilian activists in the “liberated” territories of Aleppo published a statement, signed on behalf of “revolutionaries of the liberated city of Aleppo”, in which they announced a strike to protest the kidnapping of some medical doctors by members of Jabhat Al Nusra.
Millions of people marched this weekend throughout France in reaction to the attack on Charlie Hebdo and the taking of hostages. Most were demonstrating for freedom of expression, against anti-semitism and all racisms. Struggles and aspirations that we share, just as we share the indignation, the sadness and the revolt of the vast majority of the demonstrators.
The NPA will not be participating in the "national unity" demonstration in Paris on Sunday 11 January alongside François Hollande’s Socialist Party in government, Nicolas Sarkoyzy’s UMP and the vast majority of French political parties, as well as many heads and representatives of government.