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In the new name of anti-terrorism 43 detained in Şırnak, most of whom are affiliated with HDP to be in charge of election duties. News in Turkish here
President Erdoğan has campaigned for the ruling AKP in the hope it will win enough seats to change the constitution and strengthen presidential powers
Turkey holds its parliamentary elections on Sunday 7 June. In Turkey’s last parliamentary elections, in 2011, 43 million of the country’s 50 million eligible voters came to the polling station. On Sunday, a similar number are predicted to turn out to elect 550 people to form the 25th parliament of Turkey. The parliament is known as the grand national assembly.