World Communist and Workers’ Parties discuss the Great October Socialist Revolution

Communist and workers’ parties around the world gathered on 10-13 August to discuss the 100th anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution in Leningrad, which was the starting point and the command center of the Revolution.

ICP, 12 August 2017

Hosted by the Russian Communist Workers’ Party, the theme of the meeting was specified as “The role and significance of the Great October Socialist Revolution and the experience of socialist construction in the Soviet Union for contemporary communist and workers’ movement worldwide”.

More than 40 parties were invited to the meeting and around 30 of them presented their contributions, in addition to the speeches made by the Worker’s Front of Donbass and Communist Workers’ Organization of Lugansk People’s Republic.

On the final day of the meeting, the delegation will make a political tour in the city and visit places significant for the 1917 Revolution such as the Finland Station, the cruiser Aurora and the Winter Palace.  

The parties that contributed to the meeting were:

Communist Party of Bulgaria

Party of Bulgarian Communists

Workers’ Front of Donbass

Communist Party of Estonia

Communist Worker’s Party of Finland

Communist Revolutionary Party of France

Communist Party of Germany

Communist Party of Greece

Communist Party, Italy

Communist Party of Kazakhstan

Socialist Movement of Kazakhstan

Party of Communists of Kyrgyzstan

Socialist Party of Latvia

Socialist People’s Front, Lithuania

Communist Workers’ Organization of Lugansk People’s Republic

Communist Party of Moldova

Communist Party of Norway

Communist Party Poland

Russian Communist Workers’ Party

Russian Workers’ Party

Communist Party of Soviet Union

Communist Party of the Peoples of Spain

People’s Liberation Front, Sri-Lanka

Communist Party of of Syria

Communist Party of Sweden

Communist Party of Tadjikistan

Communist Party of Turkey

Union of Communists of Ukraine