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The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) are continuing to discuss the content of the constitutional amendment on the government’s desired presidential system change, Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has stated
Former Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç says some television channels, including the state run TRT, have been imposing an 'embargo' on him for the last two years
Turkey’s nationalist opposition leader has given a stark warning a week before the Nov. 1 snap elections, suggesting the rise of the AKP to power as a single-party gov't might lead to “chaos,” as it would encourage President Erdoğan to impose his aspirations for a presidential system.
Nuray Babacan - ANKARA
In a bid to heighten its chances of forming a single-party government, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) has narrowed its campaign focus to 40 provinces where it hopes to increase its seat totals in the last week before the Nov. 1 snap election
Deniz Zeyrek - ANKARA
The Justice and Development Party (AKP) faces a tough challenge to be able to form a single-party government in the upcoming Nov. 1 snap election, former Energy Minister Taner Yıldız has acknowledged.
The Oslo documents, revealing negotiations between the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government and the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), were made public by sympathizers of U.S.-based Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has claimed.
Şükrü Küçükşahin - İZMİR/ADIYAMAN
The Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) refusal to take disciplinary action against Istanbul deputy Abdurrahim Boynukalın indicates that it supports recent physical attacks against the offices of daily Hürriyet, main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said
PM Davutoğlu said on Oct. 22 that the gov't would help young people marry if their parents fail to do so, as part of his AKP's “employment and entrepreneurship” plans
President Erdoğan looks to find traction for his assertion that Turkey’s biggest enemies teamed up to bomb Ankara on Oct 10
The son of President Erdoğan denied reports he fled to Italy in a televised interview on Oct. 22, saying he “didn’t teleport” to private broadcaster A Haber’s studios in Istanbul
A leading figure from Turkey’s main opposition party displayed documents during a televised interview on Oct. 22 which he claimed to be identical to a protocol between the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government and the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)