» ANKARA WHISPERS
Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A forecast about 'probable' early elections from a senior adviser to the prime minister has triggered speculation in Ankara
Adequate steps related to the solution of the Kurdish issue are not being taken because of the approaching local elections
The government may consider letting journalists to visit Öcalan to revive the stalled peace process
The March 2014 local elections hold historical significance for four political parties represented in the Parliament
Main opposition Republican People’s Party is set to determine its local candidates and start its campaign in November
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is expected to announce in the coming days the names that will run for office in the local elections; after that, he will reshuffle the Cabinet.
The democratization package announced by Prime Minister Erdoğan has not been deemed “satisfactory”
After more than two years of work, Parliament’s Constitution Conciliation Commission
The Constitution Conciliation Commission will mark its second anniversary on October 19
An amendment in the electoral system was one of the most significant topics in the democratization package
President Abdullah Gül made very clear that nobody should dismiss him in predicting who will be the Çankaya Presidential Palace’s next tenant, who will be named in August 2014 elections.