\n \nHis validation means he now becomes the country's incoming prime minister replacing Ahmet Davutoglu.\n \nAn Ally of President Recep Tayyip Erdo\u011fan Yildirim will now push through wider reaching powers for the presidency.\n \n

Erdogan's ally, Binali Yildirim (below left), will be Turkey's new prime ministerhttps://t.co/ifZZWk7u3jpic.twitter.com/hZoBPfMPd5

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Turkey's new PM to push through Erdoğan's constitutional change

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Turkey’s ruling AK party has unanimously elected Transport Minister Binali Yildirim as the new party leader.


“The most important thing we have to do now is to legalise the current political situation and end this confusion. A new constitution and the presidential system is the way to do that.”
Critics fear that Erdoğan is simply furthering his own ambitions.