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Turkish MPs boycott swearing-in of parliament

Two of Turkey’s main opposition parties boycotted the opening of parliament on Tuesday after judges barred nine jailed MPs from taking their

Two of Turkey’s main opposition parties boycotted the opening of parliament on Tuesday after judges barred nine jailed MPs from taking their

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Parliamentary numbers game may change Turkish constitution

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is closer to being able to implement a new constitution. A member of the Kurdish BDP party has lost his

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is closer to being able to implement a new constitution. A member of the Kurdish BDP party has lost his

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Turkish journalist Mehmet Ali Birand on what won the election

To assess Turkey’s election results, euronews talked to prominent Turkish journalist Mehmet Ali Birand, by satellite link with Istanbul. Gizem

To assess Turkey’s election results, euronews talked to prominent Turkish journalist Mehmet Ali Birand, by satellite link with Istanbul. Gizem

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Erdogan vows to work with rivals on new constitution

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won a third term as Turkey’s prime minister. His AK Party gained a decisive victory, picking up 49.9 percent of the vote

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won a third term as Turkey’s prime minister. His AK Party gained a decisive victory, picking up 49.9 percent of the vote

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The challenges ahead for Turkish PM Erdogan

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has a strong mandate to pursue his reform agenda after Sunday’s election results. But he will need to

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has a strong mandate to pursue his reform agenda after Sunday’s election results. But he will need to

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Opposition gains in Turkey election

Turkey’s main opposition party has done well despite defeat in the elections. The secularist CHP gained 23 seats and garnered roughly 26 percent of

Turkey’s main opposition party has done well despite defeat in the elections. The secularist CHP gained 23 seats and garnered roughly 26 percent of

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Erdogan to work with others on Turkish constitution

He has a third consecutive term, but not the majority needed to go ahead with his plans for constitutional changes. Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s

He has a third consecutive term, but not the majority needed to go ahead with his plans for constitutional changes. Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s

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Lesson for EU in election says Turkey's EU Minister

In the wake of the Turkish election results euronews spoke to Turkey’s Minister for EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator Egemen Bagis. Euronews

In the wake of the Turkish election results euronews spoke to Turkey’s Minister for EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator Egemen Bagis. Euronews

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CHP falls short of goals in Turkish election

For decades they ruled Turkey, upholding the republic’s secular values. On Sunday, despite picking up three and a half million more votes than in

For decades they ruled Turkey, upholding the republic’s secular values. On Sunday, despite picking up three and a half million more votes than in

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AK party seals historic third straight win in Turkey

The ruling AK party has won the Turkish general election with nearly exactly 50 percent of the vote. It is the party’s third consecutive win, which

The ruling AK party has won the Turkish general election with nearly exactly 50 percent of the vote. It is the party’s third consecutive win, which