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Opposition?s vow ?admission of defeat?, Erdo?an says in campaign finale
23 Jun 2018 at 7:14am
President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has said that his main opponent?s vow to camp outside the headquarters of Turkey?s election commission after the June 24 election was an ?admission of defeat.? Click through for the story in photos...
CHP candidate ?nce promises ?different tomorrow? at final rally on eve of ele...
23 Jun 2018 at 5:59am
The Republican People?s Party (CHP) presidential candidate Muharrem ?nce concluded his election campaign with a landmark rally in Istanbul on June 23, promising a ?different tomorrow? on the eve of Turkey?s most fiercely contested elections in years. Click through for the story in photos?
Turkish PM slams foreign election observers
23 Jun 2018 at 4:34am
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Y?ld?r?m said on June 23 that some foreign election observers "behave like spokespeople of radical political structures."
Alliance may collapse, if AKP repeats mistakes: MHP leader
23 Jun 2018 at 12:13am
The Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) chairman Devlet Bahçeli has warned its ally, the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), two days before elections, saying that ?everything would be over? with the People?s Alliance if the government repeats its past mistakes.
Dark hands behind skyrocketing potato prices, Turkey?s Agriculture Minister says
23 Jun 2018 at 1:27am
Turkey?s Food, Agriculture and Livestock Minister Ahmet E?ref Fak?baba said on June 22 that there are ?dark hands? behind the dramatic rise in basic food products, including potato.
Key points for Turkish elections: News analysis
23 Jun 2018 at 6:26am
Turkey has never seen an election campaign like this one for the snap elections of June 24.
Greek coast guard shoots Turkish human smuggler on sea: Reports
23 Jun 2018 at 4:52am
A Turkish captain was detained on June 23 after he was shot by Greek coast guards in southern Aegean Sea while transporting seven Syrians with a speedboat, local media reports said.
Flash flood swallows trucks in northeast Turkey
23 Jun 2018 at 3:29am
Turkey?s northeastern provinces were hit by heavy rains this weekend, causing flash floods that submerged a number of vehicles.
Turkish voters hit polls in snap presidential, parliamentary elections on Jun...
23 Jun 2018 at 8:49am
Citizens head to the polls around across Turkey on June 24 in snap presidential and parliamentary elections to elect 600 lawmakers and the country?s first president with broad executive powers.
11 PKK suspects detained for 'provocative action' on Election Day
23 Jun 2018 at 7:48am
Turkish police detained 11 suspected members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Ankara on June 23 on suspicion of planning a "provocative action," the state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Over 600 foreign journalists to follow Turkey?s polls
23 Jun 2018 at 8:00am
Over 600 members of the foreign press from 34 countries have received accreditation from Turkey?s Directorate General of Press and Information (BYEGM) for the June 24 presidential and parliamentary elections.
Erdo?an: New documents on top FETÖ member found
23 Jun 2018 at 12:36am
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an said late June 22 that new information about a top suspect of the 2016 coup attempt has been found.
Turkish police seize 24.6 tons of drugs since last June
23 Jun 2018 at 5:22am
Turkish security forces seized 24.6 tons of drugs during anti-drug operations over the past year, the customs and trade minister announced.
Turkish FM calls for joint efforts with Iran against PKK
22 Jun 2018 at 7:31am
Turkey should be in constant cooperation with Iran in the fight against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers? Party (PKK) but Tehran is in a ?de-escalation? process with the group?s affiliate Free Life of Kurdistan (PJAK) at the moment, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavu?o?lu said on June 22.
German, Swedish OSCE election observers denied entry to Turkey
22 Jun 2018 at 6:35am
Two lawmakers from Germany and Sweden have said Turkey blocked their entrance to the country for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe?s (OSCE) observatory mission for upcoming elections to be held on June 24.