On July 4, 2020, the Xth Joint Plenum of the CPRF CC and CCRC was held in Moscow. Due to restrictions imposed due to COVID 19 epidemic, the Plenum became an another event of the Central Committee held in format of a videoconference. More than 2,000 participants from all regional branches of the Party, as well as representatives of veteran, women’s, youth and other public associations were connected to the video link. Representatives of mass – media were granted an opportunity to get acquainted with the Plenum decisions. Live broadcast on the Internet was conducted by “Red line” TV channel.
The basic topic of the Plenum was: “The New political reality and the tasks of the Communist Party in the struggle for the interests of the workers.”
Prior to the discussion at the Plenum the report was published in “Pravda” and “Sovietskaya Rossia” newspapers and on the official website of the CPRF CC. The report and the most important assessments of socio-economic and political situation along with Party tasks for the upcoming period were presented by Gennady Zyuganov, the Chairman of the CPRF Central Committee.
The report was actively debated by Plenum delegates of various party regional branches.
The draft Resolution of the Plenum was presented by the Deputy Chairman of the CPRF CC D.G. Novikov in his report. The assessments, conclusions and objectives reflected in the draft Resolution were supported by the Plenary unanimously.
In his final speech, the Chairman of the CPRF CC G. A. Zyuganov summed up the results of the Plenum and thanked his colleagues for their well-coordinated work. He emphasized that the Party will have to step up the struggle for socialism and democracy, strengthen its structures and ties with the allies, systematically and actively promote the program for saving the country. The CPRF leader emphasized that in many regions of Russia the communists have an opportunity to strengthen their influence and called on party members to approach the upcoming elections responsibly.
The materials of the Xth Joint Plenum of the CPRF CC and CCRC will be published in the party media.