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Some 4,000 judges and prosecutors have been dismissed as part of a probe against the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) since the July 15, 2016, coup attempt, Justice Minister Bekir Bozdağ said May 26.
Nuray Babacan/Turan Yılmaz - ANKARA
PM Davutoğlu seeks to leave behind the acrimony of the recent campaign amid speculation over the lineup of his incoming cabinet
ANKARA – Anadolu Agency
Official statements from around the region on the results of Turkey’s Nov. 1 parliamentary election, mostly those congratulating the Justice and Development Party (AKP) on its electoral victory, have continued
Creating a brand-new constitution will be one of the foremost tasks of the new government following the Nov. 1 polls, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) has said
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, whose Justice and Development Party (AKP) won the Nov. 1 snap election by a landslide, has said the Turkish people voted for “stability and confidence,” pledging to protect the rights of all citizens, not just AKP’s supporters
A number of factors come to the fore in analyses explaining what had changed since the June 7 elections which helped the AKP regain enough seats for single-party rule
Sevil Erkuş - ANKARA
Turkey’s Nov. 1 election offered voters choices but the challenging security environment and violence against party members, party buildings and campaign staff hindered candidates’ ability to campaign freely, international observers said on Nov. 2
Five months on, the number of women deputies in the Turkish parliament takes a tumble
Turkey witnessed a new high on Nov. 1 with a turnout of over 85 percent of eligible voters in the snap elections held only five months after the June 7 parliamentary elections.
ARDAHAN - Doğan News Agency
Former Turkish consul-general Öztürk Yılmaz, who was among 49 people kidnapped by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) for 101 days in Iraq’s Mosul and released in September 2014, has become a member of parliament on the Republican People’s Party (CHP) ticket
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan made a call on Nov. 2 for the whole world to respect the country’s parliamentary election result, which gave the Justice and Development Party (AKP) he founded nearly 50 percent of the vote.