HDP Campaign Bus driver #HamdullahÖge killed in Bingöl, While Erdoğan accuses Journalists, Armenians, gays as “representatives of sedition, and supporting HDP #TurkeyElections

 News of the attack in Turkish here

Turkish President Erdoğan has continued his salvoes against a number of his critics including journalists, Armenians and members of the LGBTI community ahead of the June 7 general elections, accusing them of supporting the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP).
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is on the warpath again against the independent Turkish and foreign media
If the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) comes back as strong as it is now after the June 7 general elections, the biggest contribution to the party’s success will no doubt have come from President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
I have been a volunteer for the Oy ve Ötesi (Vote and Beyond) Platform for the last three elections. I will be at the ballot box for the fourth time this Sunday
Turkey’s Elections Will Test Power of the President

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is not on the ballot, but wants to increase his authority through a constitutional change if his allies win enough seats in Parliament.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has accused Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-leader Selahattin Demirtaş of playing a “nice guy” role for the elections, speaking at a rally in Istanbul’s Sancaktepe neighborhood
VIDEO: Turkey election: How Kurds feel

Mark Lowen visits the Kurdish stronghold of Diyarbakir as part of his road trip around Turkey before the country’s election.
VIDEO: Turkey elections: Road trip best bits

Ahead of Turkey’s election on 7 June, Mark Lowen has taken a road trip to gauge the mood in different parts of the country – here are some of his highlights.

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