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Istanbul vote mayoral election

Istanbul residents vote in mayoral re-run, in key test for Turkish democrac...

06 June, 2019 9:20 am 9:20 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – More than 10 million Istanbul residents will vote on Sunday in a re-run of a mayoral election that has become a referendum on President Tayyip Erdogan’s policies and a test of Turkey’s ailing democracy. In the initial March 31 vote, the opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) secured a narrow victory over Erdogan’s … Read More