Accused of rounding up money for the FARC, Manuel Olate was detained for three months as a first step to extradition.
The only thing that is certain is that Greek workers will take a hit and there will be intensified class struggle in the months to come.
Red flags will fly as a challenge to those in the Ukrainian parliament who have sought to impose a legal ban on symbols of the Soviet period.
In parliamentary elections May 22 in the island nation of Cyprus, the governing AKEL party - the island's Communist Party - gained seats and increased its voting percentage.
The Japanese Communist Party is launching a signature-collection campaign calling for the total withdrawal from nuclear power generation.
In India's state elections, the Communist-led left governments lost in West Bengal and Kerala.
On Election Day, the governing socialists took a drubbing, losing to the People's Party and its right-wing allies in all provincial governments and most local ones.
At the Cuban Communist Party's sixth congress, it was an occasion for remembering and rededication.
In the "democratic" Czech Republic, the government argues that communism is a criminal ideology, just like Nazism.
Two Communist-led states of India, West Bengal, with a population of 90 million and Kerala, with 30 million, are in the midst of tough elections.