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Devrimci Sol (Dev-Sol)
Category. Statistic.
Operated in. Turkey as a norm, Turkey, primarily Istanbul, but occasionally Greece and both parts of Cyprus during the cold war.
Founder(s).  N/A, but Abdullah Ocalan was part reportedly of it's 1990's leadership.
Founded in. A Splinter faction of Dev Genc (Revolutionary Youth) in 1978.
Disbanded in. 1991 (unofficially) 1993 (officially), but The group was relaunched in 1994 as the Revolutionary People's Liberation Party/Front (DHKP-C)
Political alignment. Marxism-Lenninsum.
Activity. Virulently anti-United States and anti-NATO. The group finances its activities chiefly through donations from some Turks living in Europe, armed robberies and extortion. Since the late 1980s, has concentrated attacks against current and retired Turkish and US security and military members. It protested against the 1992 the Gulf war, Launched rockets at US Consulate in Istanbul in 1992 and assassinated prominent Turkish businessman in early 1996. Helping the Marxist–Leninist Communist Party (Turkey/Northern Kurdistan), the Grey Wolves, Revolutionary Organization 17 November / November 17, Ergenekon is the name given to an alleged clandestine secularist ultra-nationalist Ergenekon organization, Marxist-Leninist Communist Party (Turkish: Marksist-Leninist Komünist Partisi, abbreviated as MLKP), Kongra-Gel (KGK) and Kurdistan People’s Congress / PKK. The The MLKP is unusual since it is a Hoxhaist communist party in Turkey.
Online Links. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DHKP/C_insurgency_in_Turkey, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ergenekon_(allegation), http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/para/dev_sol.htm, http://www.nctc.gov/site/groups/turkey_domestic_terrorism.html, http://www.trackingterrorism.org/group/devrimci-halk-kurtulus-cephesi-dhkpc, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revolutionary_People%27s_Liberation_Party/Front, http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/para/dev_sol.htm,

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marxist%E2%80%93Leninist_Communist_Party_(Turkey/Northern_Kurdistan), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurdistan_Workers%27_Party, http://www.halkinsesi.tv/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ergenekon_(allegation), https://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devrimci_Sol, http://fas.org/irp/world/para/dev_sol.htm and http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21296893

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