The attack on Libya in 2011 displays at also within decline NATO remains a prime enemy. On the other hand the aspirations of Turkey, a key NATO member, to become a leading power of the Middle East puts the imperialist military alliance into severe troubles as such a role is possible only if Ankara breaks with its traditional role as a pawn of Washington.
No to NATO
Expansive drive amid its crisis
The NATO is the main military expression of the US-led imperialist system. Its drive to expand to the east does, however, not only meet resistance but comes at a point of crisis of the power of its centre. To fight the expansion of NATO and to struggle for the exit within its member states remains a primordial task.
Call of German anti-imperialist forces for the moblisation against the NATO summit
In solidarity with everyone who will protest on April 2009 in Strasbourg and Baden-Baden against the North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit meeting, marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of the NATO military alliance, we call for protests as the beginning of a long-term campaign against NATO and militarization of the European Union, and call for the following demands to be made central to the campaign:
Mobilisation against NATO's 60th anniversary
In April 2009 NATO will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in Strasbourg / Kehl right on the French-German border. A massive international mobilisation is under way to express the popular protest and refusal of this main instrument of Western capitalist and imperialist domination and war mongering.