Political pressure groups and leaders: Armed Forces Officers' Association or AOFA [Lieutenant Colonel Antonio SILVA]
General Workers Union or General Confederation of Portuguese Workers or UGT [Carlos SILVA]
Portuguese National Workers' Conference or CGTP [Armenio CARLOS]
TugaLeaks (a website that has become a mouthpiece for publicizing diverse protest action)
other: the media; labor unions
Definition: This entry includes a listing of political, social, labor, or religious organizations with leaders involved in politics, but not standing for legislative election.
Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on July 9, 2017