On Saturday, the 18th of February, a massive event in the Kocatepe Cultural Center of Ankara was held, with the slogan “We are standing up, not to suffocate under rubble once again!
Monday, February 20, 2023
"We will not suffocate under rubble once again!": Large solidarity event by the Communist Party of Turkey held in Ankara
Thursday, February 16, 2023
KKE: The Turkish communists detained in Osmaniye must be immediately released
The Turkish communists must be immediately released and any action by the Turkish authorities to hamper their activity must be stopped!
Solidarity with the people and the Communist Party of Turkey
Monday, February 13, 2023
Turkish communist leader Kemal Okuyan assesses the earthquake disaster: "A big storm is brewing"
"The darkness of the AKP along with the market economy based on exploitation and plunder cost the lives of tens of thousands of our citizens , and left millions of people homeless. This is a terrible, unacceptable, revolting situation. There is more. Turkey has become completely open to a new operation of domestic and foreign capital and imperialist centers.
Friday, February 10, 2023
Turkey Earthquake: The Communist Party (TKP) on the frontline of solidarity and material aid
TKP has issued reports for the days following the earthquake, describing the situation and the role of the Party in providing actual solidarity to the earthquake-hit people.
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Communist Party of Turkey-TKP: Organizing people's solidarity after the earthquake
We are in deep grief and very sorry to inform you that the destruction and damage caused by the earthquake seem quite massive.
For a brief information:
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Turkish Communist Party launches electoral campaign: "TKP comes, everything changes!"
"In 1923, we broke the chains of dependence, we annulled the sultanate and the caliphate.
We overthrew the old and founded the new.
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Turkish communists condemn Erdogan's attack in Syria and north Iraq
"Following the bombing attack on Istanbul’s Istiklal Street last week, the Turkish Armed Forces has been conducting air strikes on Kurdish settlements in Syria and Iraq since last night. Alleging that this operation is carried out on the pretext of “defense”, the AKP government is once again concealing the truth.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Istanbul bomb attack: Statement by the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP)
We are deeply sorrowed and angry about the attack that happened on Istanbul’s Istiklal Street today, in which 6 citizens lost their lives and 53 were injured. We express our condolences to all our people.
We are against this anti-human attack and against the politics that legitimises such an attack.
Monday, September 12, 2022
Turkey: Communist Party's 102nd founding anniversary celebrated in Istanbul
Speaking at the opening of the event, the head of TKP Istanbul Provincial Organization Senem Doruk Inam underlined: “We know that we can rebuild this country together. The owners of this country can and will rule this country”.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Turkey: Communist, Left parties formed the “Union of Socialist Forces”
Under the slogan “We protect the future of our country together”, the electoral alliance was announced on August 20th during a press conference in Ankara.
Sunday, July 10, 2022
Massive internationalist rally of the KKE in Volos sends powerful anti-imperialist message
The event marked the culmination of the festivities of the 31st Anti-imperialist Camp of the Communist Youth of Greece (KNE) which takes place in the seaside village of Nies, Central Greece.
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Down with Erdogan's repression: Solidarity to Turkish communists and Gezi Park protesters
On the 9th anniversary of the Gezi Park protests, known as June Resistance, dozens of people were detained following a police attack against protesters in Taksim, Istanbul. Among the detainees are 16 members of the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) and its youth.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Turkish and Greek communists: "USA and NATO, get out of our neighborhood"!
The Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) and the KKE, two parties that share a long history of fraternal relations, organized bilateral meetings and joint events in Turkey between 11 and 15 May.
During the week, cadres from the two parties jointly traveled in different provinces, visiting TKP's District Houses and attended in political activities. Communists from the two countries have voiced their demands together, against NATO and US imperialism, against exploitation and capitalist barbarity.
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
TKP-KKE: Turkish, Greek communists strengthen joint struggle against imperialism-exploitation
More specifically, TKP will host a delegation of the KKE within the framework of comprehensive program of visits, meetings and political events throughout Turkey, including major cities Istanbul, Ankara, Antalya and Adana.
Friday, March 25, 2022
TKP: Turkey should leave NATO immediately!
"Today, during the NATO Leaders Summit, G7 and EU meetings held in the first month of the Russian Federation’s military action against Ukraine, decisions for more support for Ukraine against possible nuclear and other attacks and new sanctions against Russia were issued.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Communist Party of Turkey: "Socialism and not Russian nationalism is the antidote to NATO expansionism"
"Imperialism is an order of destruction and war. For every bourgeois government that tries to get an upper hand for itself in this rotten order and to expand its sphere of influence, it also means that it aims at the oppression of other peoples. The crutches of expansionist policies are nationalism, racism, and chauvinism. This is the meaning of Putin’s statements made yesterday on the recognition of the independence of the Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics.
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Okuyan: "The Communist Party of Turkey will not enter into an alliance with any party of existing social order"
— The Communist Party of Turkey shared the resolutions taken at the extraordinary conference with the press. The title of the conference was declared as “One More Step Further”. What kind of roadmap did you employ while preparing the conference resolutions? What kind of a country did you call the masses for?
Sunday, January 30, 2022
Turkish communists commemorated Mustafa Suphi: Mass events in Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir
Events, with both political and cultural programs, took place in the country's three largest cities, Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir, with the participation of numerous party members and supporters, soL portal reported.
The event in Ankara was attended by the TKP General Secretary Kemal Okuyan who delivered a speech in memory of Mustafa Suphi and his 14 comrades who were killed in 1921.
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Extraordinary Conference by the Communist Party of Turkey
The Extraordinary Conference, titled as “One More Step Forward” thematized the actual conditions of the working class in the context of the political and economical crisis Turkey is suffering, the decline of AKP government, the efforts of the bourgeois opposition for a capitalist restoration.
Friday, November 26, 2021
Turkish communists lead protests over price rises: "Stand up against expensiveness"
The Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) is once again on the forefront of the protests, organizing rallies in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and other cities.
“Our labor is exploited, our country is plundered. Our lives are being stolen with prices that change every day, with increasing bills. We have to resist for our life, for our future. Now is the time to stand up!”, reads a statement by the TKP which calls the working people to mobilize against the governmental policies.