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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
According to a recent survey, 60 to 70 percent of Turkish society is made up a conservative, religious, nationalist bloc, and it is this bloc’s ideology that will dominate Turkey in the years to come, says prominent political scientist Hasan Bülent Kahraman
ALİ KAYALAR - ANKARA
It wasn’t 10 days that shook the world, but it was certainly 10 minutes that shook AKP, as the fortunes of the party witnessed a seismic shift in just 10 minutes with the results from the state-controlled Anadolu Agency
President Erdoğan has cast his vote together with his wife and daughter in Istanbul’s Üsküdar district
Selahattin Demirtaş, co-chair of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) said he and his party were pleased about the June 7 parliamentary election results
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu cast his vote at the Çankaya Arjantin Primary School on June 7 for the general elections
Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy Sırrı Süreyya Önder appeared before the cameras June 7 around 8:20 p.m., when nearly 80 percent of the ballot boxes across Turkey had been counted
ANKARA – Doğan News Agency
Opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli cast his vote at the Çankaya Anıttepe Secondary School in Ankara
If political parties’ campaigns for today’s election can be described in just one word, it would probably be “polemical.” From the claim that President Erdoğan’s palace has golden toilet seats to the purchase of a luxury Mercedes for Turkey’s top cleric, the campaign has been full of polemics.
Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoğlu has announced that a suspect has been detained over the June 5 bomb attack at a HDP rally in Diyarbakır
The outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) targeted a military base with two mortar attacks in southeastern Turkey, the Turkish general staff said in a statement on June 7.
HDP co-chair said the election campaign was difficult and he hoped the elections results will bring a new constitution