By Devin B., Red Phoenix correspondent, New York. The following was a speech given by members of New York Earthquake Solidarity at the Feb. 19th vigil for victims of the Feb. 6th earthquake that has devastated Turkey and Syria. To… Read More ›
Turkey’s Euphrates Operation in Syria: Erdogan’s Goals and Realities
By Yusuf Karatas Originally published in Evrensel (10/08/2019) Translated by Tim Drayton. At the time of writing, even if the operation Turkey has for some time been gearing up for east of the Euphrates had yet to start, developments suggest… Read More ›
Labour Party of Turkey (EMEP): “We Will Not Carry This Burden. No to War in Syria!”
Originally published in Evrensel (10/09/2019) The Labour Party of Turkey (EMEP) called on workers with a written message on the Turkish government’s planned operation in Syria. In the statement, it was mentioned that the cross-border intervention will mean “heavy burdens”… Read More ›
How Will the Forces Interrelate as US Boots Leave the Ground in Syria?
Originally published in Evrensel Daily Ihsan Caralan Trump has not withdrawn the US into a position of non-intervention in relation to the Syria crisis, but has simply repositioned it in the intervention. Ever since US President Trump said on 19… Read More ›
EMEP Chairwoman Selma Gürkan Will Be On Trial Because of Criticising AKP’s War Policies
Originally published in Evrensel (10/08/2018) The Labour Party (EMEP) Chairwoman Selma Gürkan will be on trial, on October 9, because of criticising the Erdoğan government’s war policies. Turkish government started a military intervention in Afrin in January 2018; fanning the… Read More ›
International Conference of Marxist Leninist Parties and Organizations: “Let us go onto the streets on May Day with a louder voice against exploitation and imperialist aggression!”
To all workers, working people, oppressed nations, brothers and sisters, May Day is approaching, the international day of unity, struggle and solidarity of the working class, the day when we raise our demands on the streets against capitalist exploitation and… Read More ›
Statement of the Workers Communist Party of France: No to the Trivialization of French Military Interventions
Originally published in Revolutionary Democracy (04/23/2018) This is the first time that Macron, as head of state, has decided to fire missiles in Syria, in close collaboration with Trump and Teresa May. He thus joins the leaders of this troika… Read More ›
Statement of the Labour Party (Turkey): We Condemn the Attacks on Syria Initiated by the US, Britain, and France
Originally published in Evrensel (4/15/2018) Translation by Evrensel staff. In the early hours of Saturday, 14th April, the US, British and French warplanes and missiles hit Syria. These attacks had no justification. Imperialist powers once again attacked another country without… Read More ›
Statement of the Revolutionary Youth of Ecuador: Imperialism Sows Death in Syria. Solidarity with the Syrian People!
Translated by Red Phoenix staff. Syria is an example of inter-imperialist disputes, of its inhuman and violent character. Unfortunately, as always happens, while the powerful enrich themselves with the “business” of war, it is the people who pay the consequences… Read More ›
Statement of the American Party of Labor: US Imperialism, Hands off Syria!
The American Party of Labor condemns the military strike on Syria on April 13, 2018, conducted by a NATO coalition consisting of Britain and France with the United States at the lead. This attack not only continues the imperialist attacks… Read More ›
Trump’s strategy is also dangerous for Kurds
Behind the moves by the USA to strengthen its support for the Kurds is the intention to draw the Kurds further into the tension and conflict. In contrast to the temporary compromise agreements made by Obama to continue USA’s regional… Read More ›
U.S. Hands Off Syria Coalition — Points of Unity Statement
U.S. Hands Off Syria An Urgent Message for Peace on the Eve of Wider War We raise our voices against the violence of war and the enormous pressure of war propaganda, lies and hidden agendas that are used to justify… Read More ›
EMEP: Withdraw from Syria for the War to End!
The shelling of Jarablus targeting ISIS, following the attack on a Kurdish wedding in Gaziantep that took 54 lives, show that the government have not learnt anything from the outcomes of its policy on Syria. Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş… Read More ›
Statement of the Labour Party of Turkey (EMEP) on the Shooting Down of a Russian Warplane by Turkey
Imperialists should withdraw from the area! A Russian warplane was shot down within Syrian borders by Turkey near Antakya-Yayladağı. The President and government representatives have claimed that the Russian warplane had breached Turkish borders for 17 seconds and that the… Read More ›
Final Declaration of the 19th International Seminar: Problems of the Revolution in Latin America
19th International Seminar: Problems of the Revolution in Latin America The Inter-Imperialist Struggles and the Tasks of the Peoples The world today continues its march plunged in the midst of acute and irresoluble contradictions, which are in different and opposing… Read More ›