Turkey votes for president and parliament

More than 55 million eligible Turkish voters take part in two elections Sunday, one to choose a president with new expanded authority and a new parliament. President Tayyip Erdogan, who has never lost an election, hopes to win the first round with more than 50 percent of the vote. But he must overcome a solid opposition front to his dictatorial pretensions and a serious economic turn-down.

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2 thoughts on “Turkey votes for president and parliament

  • Jun 24, 2018 @ 8:56 at 8:56

    A serious “economic turn-down”? Or down-turn? This is great news either way. 🙂 Turkey is on the rocks. Soon, they will be ash.

  • Jun 24, 2018 @ 13:57 at 13:57

    The Turkish people should dump this dictatorial Islamist or face an eternity of misery at his hands.


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