Iraq 

Iraqi Communist Party: Statement of the Iraqi CP’s Central Committee on its 87th Anniversary

Iraqi Communist Party  Let the Forces of Change Unite and Defeat the Power-Sharing System and Corruption The early thirties of the last century witnessed the increased political and social maturity of the Iraqi working class, and its increased influence on all levels. This laid the basis for the long-awaited step of establishing its own political party, as other classes and social groups did, to defend its radical interests and lead its struggle against the ruling reactionary alliance and its British protectors. To achieve this noble goal, Marxist cells in Baghdad,…

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Iraq 

Iraqi Women's League: Statement on the occasion of 8th March, International Women's Day

Iraqi Communist Party  Iraqi women are resilient despite violence and the coronavirus pandemic The 8th of March is a day when we renew our commitment to continue the struggle as defenders of women’s rights, contributing to tackling the country’s problems in general, and those of women and girls in particular, and improving their living and social conditions in urban and rural Iraq. This includes responding to their health, psychological and legal needs, and ensuring appropriate shelters and housing to protect them from violence, exploitation and trafficking. The 8th of March…

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Iraq 

Joint Statement: Killings of peaceful protesters in Nasiriyah, Iraq must stop immediately

Iraqi Communist Party 1 March 2021 Horrific news is coming out of Iraq about the crimes committed in recent days against peaceful demonstrators in Nasiriya city, Thi-Qar province in southern Iraq. These criminal acts have been committed by the security forces and militias, under the very eyes of the Iraqi government and with premeditated planning of leading elements of the regime of political sectarianism, to suppress the popular protest movement. At least 10 young protesters have been killed and more than 260 others injured d by live ammunition during this…

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Iraq 

Iraqi Communist Party Calls for Immediate Halt of the Turkish Aggression

Iraqi Communist Party 14 February 2021 The Political Bureau of the Iraqi Communist Party has issued the following statement: We have followed with deep concern the Turkish army’s continuing incursion into Iraqi territories and the violation of our country’s sovereignty. This aggression has exposed the lives of citizens and farmers in the Kurdistan region, especially in the border areas, to great dangers and resulted in human and material losses. Turkey, through these denounced actions, is violating all international norms and values ​​and neighbourly relations between the two countries, at a…

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Iran Iraq 

The Tudeh Party of Iran strongly condemns the armed attack on the office of the Iraqi Communist Party in Najaf

Tudeh Party of Iran The Tudeh Party of Iran has learned that, on the eve of parliamentary elections in Iraq, the Iraqi Communist Party’s office in Najaf was the target of an attack by armed groups in the early hours of Friday 5 February, which resulted in a serious fire and extensive damage to the fraternal party’s premises. Fortunately, no one was physically hurt in the attack. The Tudeh Party of Iran categorically condemns this [cowardly] attack – reminiscent of attacks by thugs and mobs on our party’s offices in…

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Iraq 

Iraqi Communist Party condemns the cowardly armed attack on the party office in Najaf

Iraqi Communist Party  5 February 2021 The Political Bureau of the Iraqi Communist has issued the following statement: This morning (Friday, 5th February), the office of our Iraqi Communist Party in the city of Najaf was subjected to a treacherous and cowardly armed attack, which caused a fire and material damage, without causing any casualties. The party’s offices in Baghdad, Basra, Diwaniyah and Nasiriyah had previously been subjected to similar criminal attacks. The instigators are apparently provoked by the political role of our party, its full support for the masses…

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Iraq 

Message of Greeting of the Iraqi Communist Party To the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam

Iraqi Communist Party  To: The Central Committee Communist Party of CP of Vietnam Dear Comrades, We convey the warmest greetings of Iraqi Communists to the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam. We are confident that this highly important event in the political and public life of Vietnam will contribute to further strengthening your party and consolidating its leading role in the Renovation process and socialist-oriented development of the country. We have followed with admiration the preparations for holding the 13th Congress, involving thousands of party committees and…

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Iraq 

Domestic violence has become entrenched as a routine part of daily life in Iraq

However despite the oppression, there is hope in the October uprising, which is being harnessed to fight for change, says the IRAQI WOMEN’S LEAGUE-UK TODAY the world will mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. In Iraq, the day will undoubtedly be dutifully marked by the government, but the sad reality is that domestic violence has become entrenched as a banal and routine part of daily life in Iraq.

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