Not a fair game in #TurkeyElections -56 HDP offices attacked, ita co-chair’s home “mistakenly” raided by police…
President Erdoğan urges Turkish citizens living abroad to vote
Speaking at a rally in the German city of Karslruhe, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has urged Turkish citizens living abroad to cast their votes in the June 7 general elections.
NİLAY VARDAR IN MANISA: What Do People Think About the Elections in Manisa?
Bianet :: English
Number of deputies in Manisa will decrease to 9 from 10. It still remains unknown who will win or lose. What about the voters’ opinion?
HDP co-chair discloses details of mistaken police raid
Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-chairman Selahattin Demirtaş has disclosed the details of a mistaken police raid into his home over a fuel smuggling report, stressing the fear his family felt over the scuffle
Turkish police ‘mistakenly’ raid HDP co-chair’s home
Police in Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakır have mistakenly raided the apartment of the Kurdish problem-focused People’s Democratic Party Co-Chair Selahattin Demirtaş, citing misleading information regarding a smuggling case from an anonymous informer
NİLAY VARDAR IN IZMIR : Kürkçü: The Wall of Prejudice Has Collapsed in İzmir. At Least Two Deputies We Will Have.
Bianet :: English
Ertuğrul Kürkçü said that people in İzmir asked questions about a possibility to create a coalition with AKP. Even though he indicated that he was against the coalition individually, he stated that he couldn’t speak on behalf of his party.
Turkey’s Economic Woes at Center of Election Campaign
Voice of America News (USA) Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Dorian Jones, Istanbul Turkey received disappointing economic news Tuesday with an unexpected rise in the country’s current account deficit, caused by a severe fall in exports. It is the latest in bad economic news for the ruling AK Party, which is in a general election campaign. […]
A un mois des élections législatives, la Turquie est en plein doute
La Tribune (France), no. 5706, mardi 12 mai 2015, p. 24 Romaric Godin Les électeurs turcs renouvelleront leur parlement le 7 juin prochain. L’enjeu sera politique, mais surtout économique, car le pays traverse une passe difficile. Dans un peu moins d’un mois, le 7 juin, les électeurs turcs seront appelés à renouveler leur parlement unicaméral, […]
President Erdoğan says he has approved of Prime Minister Davutoğlu’s visit to self-exiled Islamic scholar Gülen
Economy minister calls bosses, unions to react to opposition parties’ pledge to increase minimum wage