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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan criticized main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu for promoting himself, saying that recent photographs of the latter taken during the “Justice March” are “an insult to the public.”
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.
Turkey’s nationalist opposition leader has defied criticism directed at his conduct of politics after his party witnessed a dramatic fall in the Nov. 1 snap elections, while also dismissing any prospect of internal party turmoil.
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.
Turkey's Justice and Development Party (AKP) may be on track to win back its parliamentary majority and form a government alone, according to partial general election results broadcast by state-run TRT
President Erdoğan has posted a tweet on his official Twitter account, congratulating Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu for his Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) landslide victory in the Nov. 1 general elections
The Nov. 1 elections were conducted under unfair conditions that included violence and massacres, the Peoples’ Democratic Party’s (HDP) co-chairs said in their first evaluations of the polls
With a remarkable boost in just five months since the June 7 election, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) won the Nov. 1 snap election with a landslide victory, securing a decisive majority at parliament
Turkey’s Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), which categorically rejected any coalition with the Justice and Development Party (AKP) after the June 7 elections, witnessed a dramatic fall in its vote count
The Republican People’s Party (CHP), which had entertained hopes of making gains through a constructive election campaign, failed to increase its votes significantly in the Nov. 1 polls
Hürriyet Daily News is live blogging the Nov. 1 elections with its distinctive reporting, instant updates on its modernly designed, real-time map and live results from 81 provinces as the country heads to one of the most significant elections throughout its history amid rising tensions over terrorism, political uncertainty and recent crackdowns on the media