National Sections of the L5I:

Middle-East

Turkey: AKP bombs its way to a majority

On November 1, the Justice and Development Party, AKP, led by Ahmet Davutoğlu, but in reality dominated by the authoritarian Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, swept back to power with an absolut Read more...

Youth lead Palestinian revolt

In the last month, Israeli security forces have murdered 60 Palestinians, 15 of them under 18. Read more...

The war in Syria and its regional and global impact

Eye witness to the biggest massacre in recent Turkish history

What began as a great demonstration for peace and against the state terror of the governing AKP ended in the bloodiest massacre in the recent history of the Turkish Republic. Read more...

Turkey: the regime wants civil war

The situation in Turkey has escalated dramatically recently. Across the country, 400 offices of the Kurdish HDP have been attacked, some buildings were even set on fire. Read more...

Revolution and Counterrevolution in Syria

The intervention by rival imperialist powers, the US and Russia, and by regional gendarmes Turkey and Saudi Arabia has conspired against the popular forces of the Syrian democratic revolution and the Read more...

Turkey: Down with state terrorism!

Turkey: vote HDP on June 7 - then build a revolutionary party

Turkey’s Parliamentary elections on June 7 will take place against a background of sharpening political crisis in the region. Read more...