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Turmoil continues within the opposition MHP as a district election board in Ankara ruled to prevent a snap congress amid an ongoing intra-party power struggle where dissidents criticize the party leadership over its disappointing performance in the elections
The claims appeared in several pro-government daily newspapers on Feb. 20
The government should focus on adopting “a security package” against ISIL if it is really keen in its claim for providing the security of its citizens, Pavey said
Turkish Interior Minister Efkan Ala has attempted to justify the government’s controversial homeland security bill by referring to the EU’s 2014 Progress Report on Turkey
A ruling party lawmaker has blamed popular Turkish soap operas for the increase in the number of rape cases in the country
The Turkish parliament descended into fresh chaos Feb. 20 with lawmakers exchanging punches for a second time over a controversial bill to boost police powers against protesters.
It is “too early” former President Abdullah Gül to be nominated as a parliamentary candidate in the upcoming June general elections, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has said.
A total of 1,150 policemen stand guard at Turkey’s newly built 1,150-room presidential palace, which has caused debates with its humongous size and cost.
Turkish Parliament Speaker Cemil Çiçek has bid to de-escalate the high tension at parliament between ruling party and opposition deputies, after the debate on a bill aimed at cracking down on violent demonstrations descended into a brawl and five MPs were injured late on Feb. 17
PM Davutoğlu has threatened oppositional parties over their criticism of a controversial security bill, saying people will defend their own neighborhoods and cities against those who 'support the use of Molotov cocktails'
Kılıçdaroğlu has categorically denied news reports published in two pro-government newspapers claiming CHP has been receiving financial support from the Gülenists
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