Turkey: English Translation of the Decisions of TKP/ML’s 1st Congress

Tribune of the People is pleased to share the decisions of the 1st Congress of the TKP/ML, held in 2019, and recently translated into English. We encourage our readers to read the full document, available here: ON THE PATH OF THE 1st CONGRESS, GIRD ON PROLETARIAN REVOLUTIONISM, CHALLANGE LIQUIDATIONISM, RAISE THE GUERILLA WARFARE! TKP / ML was founded in 1972 by İbrahim Kaypakkaya and has … Continue reading Turkey: English Translation of the Decisions of TKP/ML’s 1st Congress

Turkey: TIKKO Guerrilla Ferdi Tosun (Muharrem) Immortalized in Dersim

The following is a translation of the Yeni Demokrasi article on the death of TIKKO guerrilla Ferdi Tosun (Muharrem). The annihilation attacks of the state against the guerrilla forces continue in full scale. Between October 30 and November 9, a continuous bombardment was carried out against a TİKKO unit under the command of Cumhur Sinan Oktulmuş (Deniz), a member of TİKKO Dersim Regional Command, accompanied … Continue reading Turkey: TIKKO Guerrilla Ferdi Tosun (Muharrem) Immortalized in Dersim

Turkey: Yeni Demokrasi Editor-in-Chief Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison

By Nélida Tello Tupa Apaydin, editor-in-chief of Yeni Demokrasi (New Democracy), was sentenced to 30 months in prison on December 9. Apaydin was targeted by the reactionary Turkish state for publishing articles in support of the armed struggle waged by the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML), the Kurdish Workers’ Party (PKK), and the Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party/Front (DHP-C). The old Turkish state opened an investigation … Continue reading Turkey: Yeni Demokrasi Editor-in-Chief Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison

An Overview of the Secretary Generals of TKP/ML

Tribune of the People is proud to share documents provided to us by Turkish comrades that were previously unavailable in English on the biographies of the Secretary Generals of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist–Leninist. İbrahim Kaypakkaya Much has already been written about Ibrahim Kaypakkaya, the founder and first leader of the TKP/ML, who will never be forgotten by the people of Turkey. Today, he continues … Continue reading An Overview of the Secretary Generals of TKP/ML

TKP/ML Central Committee – Politburo: Member of Our Party and Dersim Regional Command, Comrade Deniz (Cumhur Sinan Oktulmuş), Has Been Immortalized!

The following is the official English translation of the statement “PARTİMİZ TKP/ML VE DERSİM BÖLGE KOMUTANLIĞI ÜYESİ DENİZ (CUMHUR SİNAN OKTULMUŞ) YOLDAŞ ÖLÜMSÜZLEŞTİ!” from the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) with minor edits for readability. To Our Working People From Turkish, Kurdish and Various Nationalities; In the storms, we are as combative as Deniz (Turkish for “sea”)! We … Continue reading TKP/ML Central Committee – Politburo: Member of Our Party and Dersim Regional Command, Comrade Deniz (Cumhur Sinan Oktulmuş), Has Been Immortalized!