Leader takes oath of office after winning snap election last month
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has been sworn in for another term as president of Turkey, inaugurating a new political system that grants the leader vast powers.
Many have commented – rightly – on the leaders who are attending Erdogan's inauguration. people like Venezuela's Maduro and Sudan's Omar al-Bashir. It is striking
Just as striking, perhaps, is how *anxious* the pro-government press has been to demonstrate international approval pic.twitter.com/I8XzlgOyiu
— Howard Eissenstat (@heissenstat) July 9, 2018
Erdogan’s new cabinet. Berat Albayrak takes over finance and treasury. pic.twitter.com/iwlRosgBSJ
— Piotr Zalewski (@p_zalewski) July 9, 2018