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Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê


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  • Variants

    • PKK
    • Kurdish Workers' Party
    • Worker's Party of Kurdistan
    • Apocular (Organization)
    • Arbeiterpartei Kurdistans
    • Partiya Karkerén Kürdistan
    • Ergatiko Komma tou Kourdistan
    • Kurdistan Isci Partisi
    • Partito kurdo dei lavoratori
    • Partito comunista kurdo
    • Partî Kirêkaranî Kurdistan
    • KİP
    • Ḥizb al-ʻUmmāl al-Kūrdistānī
  • Additional Information

    • Later Established Forms

    • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • Earlier Established Forms

      • Partiya Karkere Kürdistan
    • Sources

      • found: From the album of PKK, 1987 or 1988:cover (PKK)
      • found: Mid. East & N. Africa, 1989:p. 866 (under Turkey: the outlawed Marxist Kurdish Workers' Party; PKK)
      • found: Turkey, a country study, 1988:p. 112 (Marxist oriented Workers' Party of Kurdistan) p. 356 (best known and most radical of the Kurdish movements; Partiya Karkere Kürdistan--PKK; sometimes known as Apocular)
      • found: Helfer, H.U. Arbeiterpartei Kurdistans (PKK), c1988.
      • found: Perinçek, D. Abdullah Öcalan ile görüşme, 1990:p. 34 (Partiya Karkerén Kürdistan (PKK))
      • found: Otzalan, 1999:p. 42 (the P.K.K., that is the Ergatiko Komma tou Kourdistan, was born on Nov. 27, 1978 in Phis, a small village in the district of Litse tou Digiarmpakir)
      • found: La vita di petto, c2000:p. 17 (P.K.K.; Kurdistan Isci Partisi; Partito kurdo dei lavoratori; oppure, Partito comunista kurdo?)
      • found: KADEK kuruluş kongresi, 2002:t.p. (PKK) p. 8 etc. (PKK changed name to Kongreya Azadî û Demokrasiya Kurdistan (Kürdistan Özgürlük ve Demokrasi Kongresi-KADEK))
      • found: FDIC web page (viewed 29 July 2003):(A Bulletin from the Office of Foreign Assets Control - December 3, 2002. Three additional "a.k.a."s have been added to the KURDISTAN WORKERS' PARTY [FTO][SDGT] Designation--FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY CONGRESS OF KURDISTAN, KADEK, and KURDISTAN FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY CONGRESS--resulting in the following primary entry: KURDISTAN WORKERS' PARTY (a.k.a. FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY CONGRESS OF KURDISTAN; a.k.a. HALU MESRU SAVUNMA KUVVETI [HSK]; a.k.a. KADEK; a.k.a. KURDISTAN FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY CONGRESS; a.k.a. PARTIYA KARKERAN KURDISTAN; a.k.a. PKK; a.k.a. THE PEOPLE'S DEFENSE FORCE) [FTO][SDGT])
      • found: US Embassy in Australia website (viewed 29 July 2003):(On April 4, 2002, the PKK renamed itself the Kurdistan Freedom and Democracy Congress (KADEK) and elected PKK leader Abdullah Ocalan as KADEK general chairman in absentia)
      • found: Gewherî, Hamîd. Komara demokratîk, 2000:Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê (PKK)
      • found: Cumʻe, H. Mêjûy Partî Kirêkaranî Kurdistan, 1998.
      • found: KİP/DDKD davası, 2006:t.p. (KİP)
      • found: Aḍwāʼ ʻalá ḥaqīqat ʻalāqāt Ḥizb al-ʻUmmāl al-Kūrdistānī, PKK maʻa Sūriyā, 2008:t.p. (Ḥizb al-ʻUmmāl al-Kūrdistānī)
    • Change Notes

      • 1989-07-26: new
      • 2013-08-04: revised
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