MIA: Comintern Archive: Portugal
Communist Party of Portugal (PCP)
The Communist Party of Portugal existed illegally and generally in exile throughout the period of fascist rule until the Caetano government collapsed in April 1974. During this time it was the only opposition force in Portuguese society.
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The following documents relate to the period of social turmoil which followed 25th April 1974.
On the Overthrow of the Government of Marcelo Caetano, April 25 1974
See the Portuguese Communist Party Website for further information in the Portguese language.