The Working Group of the International Meeting of the Communist and Workers Parties (IMCWP), a platform of which 25 parties from around the world are a part of, held its meeting. The Working Group decided that this year’s meeting will take place in Izmir, Turkey, and will be co-hosted by TKP and KKE
Together with the José Martí Cuba Friendship Association, a member of ICAP, Communist Party of Turkey organized a solidarity week with socialist Cuba and hosted a delegation of five, including representatives of the Communist Party of Cuba, the Cuban Parliament and ICAP. Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to Ankara also joined the delegation.
The protesters gathered in Kadıköy following the call of TKP, holding banners and chanting slogans in solidarity with Syrian peoples against the imperialist operation, including "Down with the US", "Down with NATO", "Invaders always lose", ""Killer US get out of the Middle East," "The people of Syria are not alone".