Erdogan suffers biggest defeat since AKP foundation

By |junij 24th, 2019|AKP, Binali Yildirim, CHP, Ekrem Imamoglu, Istanbul, Kurds, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Russia, S-400, Turkey, Turkey elections|

Turkey’s opposition has dealt President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan a stinging blow by winning control of Istanbul in a re-run mayoral election, breaking his aura of invincibility and delivering a message from voters unhappy over his policies. Ekrem Imamoğlu of the...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan suffers biggest defeat since AKP foundation

Erdogan obtains re-run of Istanbul election, opposition denounces ‘dictatorship’

By |maj 7th, 2019|AKP, CHP, Istanbul, Kemal Kilicdaroglu, MHP, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, Turkish elections|

Turkey’s High Election Board (YSK) has ordered a rerun of Istanbul's mayoral elections, accepting the ruling AK Party's objection 36 days after a stunning opposition victory in the country's biggest city.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan obtains re-run of Istanbul election, opposition denounces ‘dictatorship’

Egypt hits back at Turkey over EU-Arab summit criticism

By |februar 27th, 2019|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, AKP, CHP, death penalty, EU-Arab League summit, Islamists, Muslim Brotherhood, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, secularists|

Egypt hit back Wednesday (27 February) at Turkish criticism of EU leaders for meeting their Arab counterparts in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh just days after Cairo executed nine people. The foreign ministry accused Turkish President Recep Tayy...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Egypt hits back at Turkey over EU-Arab summit criticism

Turkish opposition mobilises to ensure fair play in tight poll

By |junij 21st, 2018|AKP, CHP, election fraud, HDP, Kurds, Muharrem Ince, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, Turkish elections, Turkish referendum|

One hundred people listen to presentations crammed into a room in Istanbul, defying the oppressive summer heat and attentively taking notes. Their aim -- to ensure Sunday's elections in Turkey are not marred by election fraud.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkish opposition mobilises to ensure fair play in tight poll

Turkey organises busloads of AKP supporters to vote in Bulgaria

By |junij 14th, 2018|AKP, election fraud, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, Turkish election activism|

The Bulgarian public channel bTV released footage of busloads of Turkish nationals of Bulgarian origin, coming to their country of birth to vote for the 24 June election.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey organises busloads of AKP supporters to vote in Bulgaria

Erdogan back as AK Party head, pledges to fight enemies

By |maj 22nd, 2017|AKP, authoritarian regime, Fetullah Gulen, Kurds, News, purges, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan pledged to fight Turkey’s enemies at home and abroad yesterday (21 May) as he was elected leader of the ruling AK Party, a move enabling him to reassert his grip on the party and its legislative work. Erdoğan, who founded the Islamist-rooted AKP in 2001 and led it to victory in […]

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan back as AK Party head, pledges to fight enemies

Turkey’s ‘No’ campaign defiant despite obstacles

By |april 13th, 2017|AKP, authoritarian regime, CHP, democratic deficit, HDP, Kemal Kilicdaroglu, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Selahattin Demirtas, Turkey, Turkish referendum|

As the clock ticks down to Turkey's landmark referendum Sunday (16 April) on expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's powers, it's impossible to miss the posters for the government-backed 'Yes' campaign in Ankara and cities across the country.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey’s ‘No’ campaign defiant despite obstacles