Communist Party of Turkey (current)

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This article is about the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) formed in 2001. For other parties with similar names, see Communist Party of Turkey (disambiguation).
Communist Party of Turkey
Leader Collective leadership of Central Committee
Founded 2001 (2001)
Headquarters Osman Ağa Mahallesi Nihal Sokak, No:4, Kadıköy, İstanbul
Ideology Communism
Political position Far-left
International affiliation International Conference of Communist and Workers' Parties
Colours Red, yellow
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Party office in Istanbul

The Communist Party of Turkey (Türkiye Komünist Partisi, TKP) is a communist party in Turkey. It is known as the TKP since changing the name of the party from the Party for Socialist Power (Sosyalist İktidar Partisi, SİP) in 2001.

Election results[edit]

In the 2007 election, the party obtained its best result (by percentage) in Ardahan on the border with Georgia, where it got 787 votes (1.42%).[1] TKP does not maintain offices in Ardahan.

In 2014 election, TKP won Municipality of Ovacık, Tunceli.

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