Communist Party of the Soviet Union (2001)

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Communist Party of the Soviet Union
Коммунистическая Партия Советского Союза
Kommunisticheskaya Partiya Sovetskogo Soyuza
Leader Sergey Alexandrov
Founded 21 July 2001 (2001-07-21)
Headquarters Moscow, Russia
Ideology Communism
Marxism–Leninism
Political position Left-wing
International affiliation International Meeting of Communist and Workers' Parties
Colours Red
Website
cpsu.by

The Communist Party of the Soviet Union (Russian: Коммунистическая Партия Советского Союза, Kommunisticheskaya Partiya Sovetskogo Soyuza; short: КПСС, KPSS) is an organization which split from the Union of Communist Parties — Communist Party of the Soviet Union in 2001 after disagreements between Oleg Shenin and Gennady Zyuganov over the creation of a united Communist Party of the Union of Belarus and Russia.[1] It was, until his May 2009 death, under Shenin's leadership.[2]

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