Communist Party of Uruguay

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Communist Party of Uruguay

Partido Comunista del Uruguay
LeaderJuan Castillo
PresidentVictorio Casartelli
FoundedSeptember 21, 1920
HeadquartersFernández Crespo 2098, Montevideo, Uruguay
Youth wingUnion of Communist Youth (Uruguay) [es]
IdeologyCommunism
Marxism–Leninism
National affiliationBroad Front
International affiliationForo de São Paulo
Congreso Bolivariano de los Pueblos
IMCWP[1]
ColorsRed azure white
Chamber of Deputies
6 / 99
Senate
2 / 30
Website
http://www.pcu.org.uy/

The Communist Party of Uruguay (Spanish: Partido Comunista del Uruguay) is a communist party in Uruguay, created on September 21, 1920. It is a member organisation of the Broad Front coalition.

PCU 62nd anniversary sticker

The current PCU secretary-general is Juan Castillo.

Secretaries-general[edit]

N.º Secretario Mandato
Inicio Fin
1 Uruguay Eugenio Gómez 1920 1955
2 Uruguay Rodney Arismendi 1955 1973
3 Uruguay Jaime Pérez (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1973 1974
4 Uruguay José Luis Massera (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1974 1975
5 Uruguay Gerardo Cuesta (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1975 1976
6 Uruguay León Lev (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1976 1979
7 Uruguay José Pacella (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1979 1981
8 Uruguay Ramón Cabrera (clandestine during the dictatorship) 1981 1985
9 Uruguay Rodney Arismendi 1985 1988
10 Uruguay Jaime Pérez 1988 1992
11 Uruguay Marina Arismendi 1992 2006
12 Uruguay Eduardo Lorier 2006 2017
13 Uruguay Juan Castillo 2017 current

References[edit]

  1. ^ IMCWP. "Communist and Workers' Parties". IMCWP. Retrieved February 16, 2019.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)

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