#Portugal @JY_LeDrianeld a videoconference yesterday with his Portuguese counterpart, Augusto Santos Silva. They stressed the importance of a strong, solidarity-based 🇪🇺response to the consequences of the #COVID19andemic for the European economy. 👉
Today is the birthday of Augusto Sandino, a hero of Latin America's struggle against US imperialism. His legacy lives on in the Sandinista government in Nicaragua, which is today a target of US sanctions and attacks.
Today marked 20 years since General AugustoPinochet’s arrest in London. This copper plate is one of my most valued possessions. It was given to me on a visit to Chile in 2000 in honour of the work we did in Britain to try to extradite Pinochet.
“Violence makes violence, the weak judge, but the strong ones forgive and understand” - Augusto Cury.