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Erdogan Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan local election Turkey Election

Erdogan suffers major setbacks in local elections in Turkey’s big cit...

04 April, 2019 9:25 pm 9:25 pm

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) –  Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan suffered stunning setbacks in local elections as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara for the first time since the party’s founding in 2001, possibly complicating his plans to fight back recession. Both the AKP and the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) claimed victory … Read More