Kurdistan Wirkers' Pairty
The Kurdistan Wirkers' Pairty (Kurdish: Partiya Karkerên Kurdistan or پارتی کار کهرانی کوردستان (Parti Karkerani Kurdistan)), commonly kent as PKK, an aa kent as KGK an umwhile kent as KADEK (Freedom an Democracy Congress o Kurdistan) or KONGRA-GEL (Kurdistan Fowk's Congress), is a Kurdish organisation which frae 1984 tae 2013 foucht an airmed struggle against the Turkish state for an autonomous Kurdistan an cultural an poleetical richts for the Kurds in Turkey. The group wis foondit in 1978 in the veelage of Fis, near Lice an wis led bi Abdullah Öcalan. The PKK's ideology wis oreeginally a fusion of revolutionary socialism an Kurdish nationalism — awtho syne his imprisonment, Öcalan haes abandoned orthodox Marxism. The PKK is leetit as a terrorist organisation internaitionally bi several states an organisations, includin NATO, the Unitit States an the European Union. In 2013 the PKK ceased fire an began widrawin tae northren Iraq.
|Airmed Wing||Fowk's Defence Force (HPG)|
|Internaitional affiliation||Koma Civakên Kurdistan|
The name 'PKK' is uisually uised interchyngeably for the name o its airmed wing, the Fowk's Defence Force (HPG), which wis umwhile cried the Kurdistan Naitional Liberty Airmy (ARGK).
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