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More than 80 percent of the electorate knows where it will cast its votes in the referendum, according to a prominent pollster. The undecided, especially the floating voter without party affiliation, will determine the referendum outcome, says Adil Gür
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has urged the Alevi community to be alert against those "who want to make brothers kill each other," while also stressing that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) must be eradicated.
An official from the Turkish Presidency has shared images of cigarette boxes belonging to village heads (muhtars) who have reportedly quit smoking at the request of President Erdoğan
Fevzi KIZILKOYUN / ANKARA
Turkey’s Interior Ministry has launched investigations into 93 eastern municipalities held by the Democratic Regions Party (DBP) on charges of lending logistical support to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)
‘I think of Selahattin Demirtaş as a werewolf. He lives like a normal human during the day but turns into a monster when a full moon rises at night,’ AKP figure and former Health Minister says
Nuray Babacan - ANKARA
The government has submitted a parliamentary motion extending its permission to launch military attacks in Iraq and Syria and allow foreign troops to launch attacks from Turkish soil as part of a bid to avoid potential problems if the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) joins an interim government with the Justice and Development Party (AKP)
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu should call on the president to exhaust all avenues in the search for a coalition government, Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said.
The Republican People’s Party (CHP) has begun reviewing its options after the Supreme Election Board (YSK) suggested Sept. 8 in its election calendar draft as a possible date for CHP primaries.
The Republican People’s Party (CHP) is discussing whether to take action against President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on charges of “bribery and forgery” in relation to the huge now-dropped Dec. 17 and 25, 2013 corruption cases, which embroiled four former ministers and their relatives
Having made no secret of his desire for early polls, President Erdoğan announces plans for a new election on Nov 1
Turkey has accused the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) of “openly supporting terrorism” by making “written and visual propaganda” of the outlawed PKK during a broadcast