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TURKEY
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ENVIRONMENT
LABOR
Confederation of Turkish Real Trade Unions e-mail   ICFTU
Confederation of Turkish Trade Unions e-mail 1.7m ICFTU
Devrimci Isçi Sendikalari Konfederasyonu e-mail   ICFTU
Kamu Emekçileri Sendikalari Konfederasyonu e-mail   ICFTU
PEACE & HUMAN RIGHTS
SOLIDARITY

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ELECTION
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OTHER
Black Red other page Kara Kizil     e-mail anar. com.   -  
Greens Yesiller   Üç ekoloji e-mail green   - f. 2002
Social Ecological Transformation Sosial Ekolijist Dönüsüm SED Kara Toprak e-mail green   - f. 2000
Democratic Left Party Demokratik Sol Partisi DSP   e-mail soc. dem., nat.   1.2%/0 f. 1984, led by Bülent Ecevit
Independent Republic Party Bagimsiz Cumhuriyet Partisi BCP   e-mail soc. dem., nat.   - f. 2001 as split from CHP
New Turkey Party Yeni Türkiye Partisi YTP   e-mail soc. dem.   1.2%/0 split from DSP in 2002
Republican People's Party Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi CHP   e-mail soc. dem. SI, PES(a) 19.4%/178 f. 1923, refounded in 1992, led by Deniz Baykal
Social Democratic People's Party Sosyaldemokrat Halk Partisi SHP   e-mail soc. dem.   - f. 2002 as split from CHP, led by Murat Karayalçin
Labour, Peace and Democracy Block Emek, Baris ve Demokrasi Bloku       left. soc.   see DEHAP f. 2002, alliance of DEHAP, SDP, EMEP
Democratic People's Party Demokratik Halk Partisi DEHAP Özgür Politika e-mail left. nat. SI obs. 6.2 %/0 f. 1997 - kurdish
 Free Society Party Özgür Toplum Partisi Özgür Parti     left. nat.   - f. 2003 as successor of DEHAP, led by Ahmet Turan Demir
Anticapitalist Antikapitalist   Antikapitalist e-mail tro. IS supported DEHAP f. 2001 as split from Workers Democracy
Communist Party of Turkey [Harvest] Türkiye Komünist Partisi [Ürün] TKP[Ürün] Ürün e-mail com.   supported DEHAP f. 1997 by groups from original TKP
Labourers Party Emegin Partisi Emep Evrensel, Özgürlük Dünyasi e-mail stal.   supported DEHAP f. 1996, legal party, led by Levent Tüzel
Revolutionary Socialist Workers Party Devrimci Sosyalist Isçi Partisi DSIP Sosyalist Isçi, Enternasyonal Sosyalism e-mail tro. ex-IS supported DEHAP f. 1997, legal, led by Dogan Tarkan
Social Freedom Platform Toplumsal Özgürlük Platformu   Toplumsal Özgürlük e-mail rad. left.   supported DEHAP left ÖDP in 2002
Socialist Democracy Parti Sosyalist Demokrasi Partisi SDP Sosyalist Demokrasi e-mail left. soc.   supported DEHAP f. 2002 as split from ÖDP, led by Mustafa Kahya
Resistance Movement Direnis Hareketi   Odak e-mail rad. left.   supported DEHAP f. 1978 as THKP/C-Ücüncü Yol
Socialist Labour Movement Sosyalist Emek Hareketi SEH Siyasi Gazete   left. soc.   supported DEHAP f. 2002 as split from ÖDP
Workers Struggle Isçi Mücadelesi   Isçi Mücadelesi   tro.   supported DEHAP f. 2002 as split from Sosyalizm, led by Sungur Savran
Communist Party of Turkey [ex-SIP] Türkiye Komünist Partisin [ex-SIP] TKP[SIP] Komünist, Gelenek, Sol e-mail com.   0.2 % f. 2001, origin in Socialist Power Party (SIP), Aydemir Güler
Freedom and Solidarity Party Özgürlük ve Dayanisma Partisi ÖDP Gelecek e-mail left. soc. EACL 0.3 % f. 1996, forerunners: Dev Yol, Kurtulus, TKP, TIP, TSIP, led by Hayri Kozanoglu
Attack Atak   Attack e-mail rad. left.   - f. 2000
Communist Fighters Union Komunist Savasçilar Birligi KSB Isçi Davasi e-mail rad. left.   illegal f. 1997
Communist Party of Turkey [Workers Voice] Türkiye Komünist Partisi [Isçinin Sesi] TKP[IS] Isçinin Sesi e-mail com.   illegal f. 1980 as split from TKP
Communist Party of Turkey - Spark Türkiye Komünist Partisi - Kivilcim TKP-Kivilcim Yürüyüs, Direnis e-mail rad. left.   illegal f. 1989 by Socialist Homeland Party (SVP)
Communist Revolution Movement Komünist Devrim Hareketi KDH Maya, Parti Yolunda e-mail rad. left.   illegal f. 1993
Communist Revolution Movement/Leninist Komünist Devrim Hareketi/Leninist KDH/L Köz   rad. left.   illegal f. 2002 as split from KDH
Communist Workers Party of Turkey Türkiye Komünist Isçi Partisi TKIP Ekim, Kizil Bayrak e-mail ex-mao., rad. left.   illegal f. 1998 by Ekim
Factory Fabrika   Fabrika e-mail com.   - f. 1992 by group around Iktidar Yolu
Labour Movement Party Emekçi Hareket Partisi EHP Hareket e-mail rad. left.   - from Dev Yol tradition, split from ÖDP in 2002
Revolution trade union wing Devrim   DEVRIM   rad. left.   - split from Revolutionary Way (Dev Yol)
Revolutionary Communists Union of Turkey - Bolshevik Türkiye Ihtilalci Komünistler Birligi - Bolsevik TIKB-B Devrimci Durus, Ihtilalci Komünist e-mail rad. left.   illegal split from TIKB in 1999
Revolutionary Movement Devrimci Hareket   Devrimci Hareket e-mail rad. left.   - from Dev Yol tradition
Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front Devrimci Halk Kurtulus Partisi-Cephesi DHKP-C Ekmek ve Adalet   rad. left. ICS illegal f. 1978 as Dev Sol, pol.-mil.
Front for Rights and Freedom Haklar ve Özgürlükler Cephesi HÖC   e-mail rad. left.   - f. 2002
Socialist Revolution Sosyalist Devrim     e-mail com.   - f. 2002 by splits from SIP and Sosyalist Politika
International Bulletin Enternasyonal Bülten   Enternasyonal Bülten   tro. LIT - origins in group f. 1979
Marxist Attitude Marksist Tutum     e-mail tro. CMI -  
Socialism without Bosses, General, Bureaucrats Patronsuz, Generalsiz, Bürokratsiz Sosyalizm PGB Sosyalizm Patronsuz, Generalsiz, Bürokratsiz Sosyalizm e-mail tro. ILCWI - f. 1988
Workers Front Isçi Cephesi   Isçi Cephesi   tro. close to LIT - split from International Bulletin in 2003

Kurdistan
Communist Party of Kurdistan Partiya Komunistê Kurdistan / Kürdistan Komünist Partisi PKK/KKP Dengê Kurdistan   com.   illegal f. 1990 by Kurdish section of TKEP, led by Mehmet Baran
Democratic Party of Kurdistan - Independence Partîya Demokrat a Kurdistan - Xoybun PDK-Xoybun   e-mail left. nat.   illegal  
Democratic Party of Kurdistan - North Partîya Demokrat a Kurdistan - Bakur / Kürdistan Demokrat Partisi - Kuzey PDK-Bakur Dênge Bakur e-mail left. nat.   illegal f. 1992 as PDK/Hevgirtin
Democratic Party of Kurdistan - Turkey Partîya Demokrat a Kurdistan - Tirkiye / Kürdistan Demokrat Partisi - Türkiye PDK-T Xebat e-mail left. nat.   illegal f. 1965
Freedom and Democracy Party of Kurdistan Partiya Azadî û Demokrasî ya Kurdistanê / Kürdistan Özgürlük ve Demokrasi Partisi PADEK   e-mail left. nat.   illegal f. 2000 by faction of Socialist Union Party of Kurdistan (PYSK)
Liberation Party of Kurdistan Partîya Rizgariya Kurdistan / Kürdistan Kurtulus Partisi PRK/Rizgari Rizgari, Sterka Rizgari e-mail rad. left. nat.   illegal f. 1976
Mesopotamian Socialist Party Project Hewldana Partiya Sosyalîst a Mezrabotan / Mezopotamya Sosyalist Partisi Girisimi MESOP Sosyalist Mezopotamya e-mail left. nat.     f. 2003
PKK-Revolutionary Line Fighters PKK-Devrimci Çizgi Savasçilari / PKK-Serwanên Xeta Soresgerî PKK-DCS Devrimci Çizgi e-mail rad. left. nat.   illegal split from PKK in 1999
Socialist Party of Kurdistan, other page Partîya Sosyalist a Kurdistan PSK Roja Nû, psk-bulten e-mail left. nat.   illegal f. 1974, led by Kemal Burkay
Rights and Freedoms Party Hak ve Özgürlükler Partisi HAK-PAR     left. nat.   - f. 2002, led by Abdülmelik Firat
source: Leftist Parties of the World