Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Communist Party of Turkey declares its electoral position: "1 Vote Against Erdoğan, 1 Vote For TKP"
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.
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
KKE on Erdogan's provocations: NATO, US and EU fuel Turkish aggression
“Erdogan's delirium at the UN General Assembly, where he presented the entire range of claims by the Turkish ruling class against Greece and Cyprus, cannot be interpreted as a pre-electoral tactic, nor as a product of Turkey's alleged isolation.
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.
Thursday, June 3, 2021
Turkey: 8th anniversary of the Gezi Park protests
Stating that the June Resistance was a people's movement in which secular and patriotic sensibilities were determinant from beginning to end, TKP drew attention to the fact that the hope and confidence that the people aroused through this resistance were tried to be extinguished in the halls of order politics.
Friday, April 16, 2021
KKE: Statement on Cavusoglu-Dendias meeting in Ankara
In a statement about the meeting, the Press Office of the CC of the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) points out:
Our people cannot and should not become complacent about the meeting of Foreign Minister N. Dendias with President Erdoğan and Foreign Minister M. Çavuşoğlu in Ankara, following the “exploratory talks” between the two NATO allies.
Saturday, April 3, 2021
Turkish communists in Germany: Petition against Erdogan's decision to withdraw Turkey from Istanbul Convention
In a declaration the TKP Party organization in Germany points out that "AKP does not have the legitimacy to draw the boundaries of womens' right to life and living space in this country", adding that "it should not be forgotten that in Turkey, where feminicide and violence against women are on the rise, all reactionary sects and religious communities, together with the AKP, targeted the Istanbul Convention".
Monday, March 29, 2021
Erdogan Vs Women: Turkish communists on the front line of the struggle for women's rights
Hundreds of women took to the streets on Saturday afternoon, declaring the decision as an attack of the AKP government against the health and lives of the women in Turkey. Several protests were organized in different cities of the country. While Erdogan's cabinet and pro-AKP circles celebrated the decision, the progressive organizations and opposition groups condemned the decision.
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Turkey's communists filed complaint against Erdogan for the torture of protesters at Bogazici University
Turkish police detained 159 students on the 1st of February, trying to prevent the protests against the newly appointed pro-AKP president of the Bogazici University. The protests at Bogazici University started right after Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appointed the new rector on January 2 and continued with the participation of students, university staff, and citizens. Protests spread nationwide and further reactions from the right-wing politicians continue to come.
Friday, January 29, 2021
Greek-Turkish relations are entangled in wider imperialist competition and plans
The AKP government has made almost a U-turn regarding the relations with the EU, and Erdoğan has totally changed his hostile attitude towards some European leaders. As the people of Turkey, we are very much used to these radical maneuvers of the Erdoğan government. But how was this move interpreted in Greece?
Friday, January 8, 2021
Solidarity with the students in Istanbul's Bogazici University — Statement by the Communist Youth of Turkey
Melih Bulu has held various managerial positions within the AKP since 2002. He was a mayoral candidate in 2009 as well as a candidate for parliamentary deputy position from the AKP in the 2015 elections.
Sunday, November 15, 2020
AKEL condemns Erdogan's provocative visit to occupied Cyprus
"AKEL unequivocally condemns the provocative visit of Tayyip Erdogan to the occupied territories, the celebrations for the 37th anniversary of the proclamation of the so-called “TRNC” and the “picnic” planned tomorrow within the fenced off city of Famagusta.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
KKE: Erdogan's decision to open Varosha in occupied Cyprus reveals the hypocrisy of EU-USA-NATO
a provocative decision the authorities of the illegal state entity of
Northern Cyprus announced on Tuesday the opening of the coastal section
of the long fenced-off occupied town of Varosha (Famagusta).
Speaking after a meeting in Ankara with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish Cypriot official Ersin Tatar told reporters that "the coast will open to the public from Thursday morning."
Saturday, August 15, 2020
KKE: Turkey’s aggression in East Mediterranean is fostered by the U.S, NATO and EU
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Turkey's communists at the forefront of the struggle for women's rights, against femicides
In Izmir, protesters faced with police's violent response and 16 women werre detained.