Imphal, May 10,
Recalling the significance of the May, Maoist Communist Party Manipur, an armed rebel group operating in the region today said that fifteen Maoist parties from all over the world have released a joint statement, giving the message of revolution to the people on occasion of the May Day.
“May Day of 2019 marks an important day for the Maoist parties and organisations”, the statement of the Manipur Maoist said.
It said that other than these fifteen parties, Latin America-based Maoist parties have also released a similar joint statement on this May Day.
These two joint statements mark an important step in the World Proletarian Revolution. Maoist Communist Party, Manipur (Manipur Maoist) along with other fourteen parties released a joint statement called “Red Proletarian International”. The other fourteen organisations are: 1) Committee for Building the Maoist Communist Party, Galicia, Spanish State, 2) Communist (Maoist) Party of Afghanistan, 3) Communist Party of Nepal (Revolutionary Maoist), 4) Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist, 5) Democracy and Class Struggle, British State, 6) Elkadehin Party, Tunisie, 7) Maoist Communist Party of France, 8) Maoist Communist Party of Italy, 9) Maoist Revolutionary League- Sri Lanka, 10) New Communist Party, Tunisia, 11) Red Youth of Germany, 12) Revolutionary Communist Party – Canada, 13) Union Obrera Comunista, Colombia and 14) Workers’ Voice, Malaysia. On the other hand, twelve Maoist parties including the Latin American Maoist parties have released a joint statement called “Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win.” The parties are: 1) Communist Party of Ecuador (Red Sun), Ecuador, 2) Peru Peoples Movement (Reorganization Committee), 3) Communist Party of Brazil (Red Faction), 4) Red Faction of the Communist Party of Chile, 5) Reconstitution of Communist Party of Columbia, 6) Revolutionary Nucleus for the Reconstitution of the Communist Party of Mexico, 7) Communist party of Turkey/ Marxist-Leninist, 8) Maoist Communist Party of French State, 9) Red Flag Collective, 10) Committee for the Foundation of (Maoist) Communist Party of Austria, 11) Tjen Folket- Communist League Norway and 12) Committee to reconstitute the Communist Party of USA.
The Manipur Maoist said that the two statements released on 2019’s May Day clearly indicate that a united Maoist movement at the international level can be built up. Maoist Communist Party of Manipur firmly believes in it. After the death of the revolutionary leader, Comrade Charu Mazumdar, Communist Party of India (Maoist), taking his ideology forward, has made considerable advances in the People’s War. Similarly, following the footsteps of Siraj Sikdar, comrades in Bangladesh are preparing for a Maoist revolution in Bangladesh. In Turkey, comrades are advancing the Maoist revolution bringing forth the legacy of comrade Ibrahim Kaypakkaya. Similarly, armed with Gonzalo’s legacy Maoist parties in Latin America are preparing for a Maoist revolution. This marks a considerable advancement in the World Proletarian Revolution. Maoist Communist Party, Manipur is not only continuing the legacy of Lamyanba Hijam Irabot, but also developing it according to the changing conditions and preparing for a new revolution in Manipur.
“We have a lot to learn from these leaders and we must also develop what they have taught us and advance the Maoist revolution in our own respective countries. It is the responsibility of all the Maoist parties in the world. Today, Maoist parties in Latin America, Europe and Asia have been able to successfully develop the Maoist revolutions in these places” it added.
It further stated that beginning from 2019, all the Maoist parties of the world are building a General Program for the International Communist Movement by advancing the bi-lateral discussions. Maoist Communist Party of Manipur assures the people of Manipur that it will take responsibility in building the General Program. Through these bilateral discussions only, we can build up unity of the Maoists. Maoist Communist Party, Manipur firmly believes that the bi-lateral discussions will bring the Maoist parties closer to each other and provide an opportunity to understand and trust each other more. Maoist Communist Party, Manipur will build strong relationships with Maoist parties of other countries through these bi-lateral discussions, the statement added.