Labour International Motion on action against demonstrators in Montenegro.
Carried at a quorate meeting of Labour International General Committee 17.10.2021.
This Branch/CLP strongly condemns the disproportionate use of aggression by the authorities of the Montenegro State against peaceful demonstrators in the city of Cetinje on 5th September 2021.
Over 300 teargas canisters ,several dozen Flashbang Grenades and Rubber Bullets were used in a 5 hour time frame, causing injury to demonstrators, including the President of the SDP Ranko Krivokapic.
A message of solidarity will be forwarded to the appropriate individuals and groups in Montenegro.
That the message be sent to Alex Sobel MP, Chair of APPG for Montenegro and to Catherine West MP, Shadow Foreign Minister for Europe.