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In Ankara, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş has suggested that Russia’s military intervention in Syria, which has shifted balance of power in heavily populated regions, will eventually lead to a mass influx of up to 1 million Syrians into Turkey
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is scheduled to go to Strasbourg on Oct. 4 to attend a rally to protest recent attacks by militants
A local research company, which was previously raided by financial inspectors after releasing an opinion poll showing Turkey's ruling party losing votes, has announced its pollsters were detained in Istanbul while conducting a study
Turkey’s main opposition leader has been critical of a mass “anti-terrorism” rally attended by more than 100,000 people in Istanbul, arguing both President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, who led the rally, are responsible for growth of violence in the country
The AKP rings in a number of changes to its candidate lists ahead of the Nov 1 polls as its rivals largely stand pat
Hundreds of thousands of people protested recent terrorism incidents, with Turkish prime minister calling on people to vote for his party and the president demanding 550 seats for one party in a rally in Istanbul’s Yenikapı Square on Sept. 20.
The Justice and Development Party (AKP) has surprised analysts by excluding a number of controversial figures from its candidate list for the Nov. 1 elections
Sefer Levent - ISTANBUL
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu convinced former Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan to stand as a candidate for the AKP in the Nov. 1 election on the last day before the deadline for the party to submit their candidate lists to the Supreme Election Board (YSK).
Ahead of Turkey’s crucial election scheduled for Nov. 1, CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has topped President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu in television ratings figures, according to data published by the Turkish media.
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has said he will make a call to raise attention to the plight of Syrian refugees with letters to world leaders as thousands of refugees continue to flock to the northwestern province of Edirne, which borders Greece and Bulgaria.
ANKARA - Reuters
Turkish former deputy prime minister Ali Babacan will stand as a candidate for the AKP in a Nov. 1 election, marking the return of one of its most respected names for the snap poll
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