WFDY calls the youth of Turkey to demonstration on September 4th

On the night of July 15, Turkey has witnessed an attempted coup which was encouraged by the imperialist forces. This attempted military coup was aiming to purge the “unreliable allies” in the power from the Turkish political scene and to restore the capitalist order in Turkey in coherence with the new climate in Middle East. We strongly denounce the coup plotters who are in line with the imperialist planning in the area of Middle East, in which the Turkish Government has a significant role. Nevertheless, none of the sides which…

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HDP: The Way Out of This Crisis is not Declaring State of Emergency, but Democracy

Five days after the coup attempt on 15th of July, the NSC and Council of Ministers declared a state of emergency in the country. This step shows the coup attempt might have been blocked, but the desire to rule the country with coup-like, authoritative mentality is not. In this period Turkey will be ruled by Decree-laws against the constitution, the Council of Ministers will be chaired by the President, the jurisdiction of governors will be increased, and vital universal and democratic human rights will be violated while the Turkish Presidential…

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The WFTU in solidarity with the people of Turkey

The World Federation of Trade Unions expresses solidarity with the people of Turkey and support to the members and friendly organizations of WFTU in Turkey. The members and friends of WFTU in Turkey, all the militant trade unions in the country are struggling under difficult conditions. They have to confront the antipeople’s and antilabour policies of the Government of AKP, they have to confront the reactionary, undemocratic practices of the bourgeoisie.

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Turkish government censures all news related to beheading of soldiers on the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul

The Turkish government agency, The Telecommunication Department of the Information Technologies and Communication Institution imposed a censure on all news on the beheading of Turkish soldiers on the Istanbul Bosphorus Bridge. Sendika.org had published the news and the pictures of a solder with the ruling AKP sympathizer Jihadists killing the private while screaming, “Allah is great!” The incident occurred after an unsuccessful coup attempt by some sections of the Turkish army on July 16, 2016.  The soldiers, not even knowing what they were doing and who were told they were…

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Communist Party, Turkey: There is no alternative but people

The Communist Party is calling on our people to organize in the Party’s ranks against the enemies of the people and humanity. The liberation is in our own hands. We do not have all the details of what happened during the coup attempt that took place in Turkey in the hours between July 15 and July 16. However, we know very well that plans that are supported by foreign forces, that do not take its power from the working class can not defeat AKP darkness and solve Turkey’s problems.

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Declaration from Cuba’s Revolutionary Government

The revolutionary government of the Republic of Cuba has repeatedly denounced the parliamentary-judicial coup d’etat, disguised with legality, which has been developing in Brazil for months. A majority of Brazilian Senators  to continue the process of impeachment of the legitimately elected President of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, and with this “provisionally” remove her from office for a period of 180 days, during which the Senate must decide, via a two thirds majority vote of its members, to definitively dismiss her. This is in reality a ruse mounted by sectors of the…

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Dilma denounces ongoing coup and insists: »I will never renounce«

President Dilma Rousseff made on Tuesday, march 22nd, another tough speech against the democratic break underway in the country. »I denounce here the strategy of the worse, the better, which part of the opposition has taken since the beginning of my second term. This strategy has been a systematic action against the Republic and antidemocratic, which manifests itself in bomb agendas and seeking false and inconsistent arguments to remove the mandate given to me by the Brazilian people«, she said.

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Yanis Varoufakis: On the Euro Summit’s Statement on Greece: First thoughts

Today, the former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis published on his blog some forst commentaries on the recent developments. As service for our readers, we reproduce here his statement: In the next hours and days, I shall be sitting in Parliament to assess the legislation that is part of the recent Euro Summit agreement on Greece. I am also looking forward to hearing in person from my comrades, Alexis Tsipras and Euclid Tsakalotos, who have been through so much over the past few days. Till then, I shall reserve judgment…

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