"Brexit is going to be pretty bad for the UK but I also think it's going to be pretty bad for Europe"
""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be Turkey’s next president after being declared the winner of the country’s presidential election. With more than 50% of
There were no surprises in Turkey’s presidential election, which has been won by the hot favourite, the 60-year-old Prime Minister Recep Tayyip
Turkey is holding its first popular vote for president. The post was previously elected by parliament.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s prime
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Polls are open across Turkey in a historic day for the country.
It is the first time that a presidential election has been put to a popular
The people of Turkey are making history today, voting for their country’s first popularly-elected president.
And the frontrunner is a man they
Turkey’s presidential candidates have been holding their last rallies ahead the election on Sunday (August 10).
The winning candidate will make
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In the wake of several decades of violent conflict
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The Turkish central bank said that volatility in food
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Turkish citizens living abroad have begun voting in the Turkish presidential election.
It is the first time that Turks have been able to vote