The Latest: Report: 19 detained for anti-referendum protests - ABC News

Supporters of the 'no' vote, one, holding a banner of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, centre, chant slogans during a protest against the referendum outcome, in Istanbul, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Hundreds of people are queuing in front of ...

Turkish election board rejects appeals to annul referendum - Business Standard

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK) rejected on Wednesday main opposition parties' appeals to annul the constitutional referendum results. The board agreed to reject the petitions submitted by the Republican People's Party (CHP), the Peoples' ...

Turkey's Supreme Electoral Council denies Kemalist claim to revoke referendum results - Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, APRIL 19, ARMENPRESS. Turkey's Supreme Electoral Council has denied the claim of the Republican People's Party (CHP) to revoke the referendum results, “Armenpress” reports Turkish Haberler informs. In response to the denial, CHP has ...

Turkish election commission rejects calls to annul referendum - TODAY.ng

A woman supporting Turkish president waves a Turkish national flag as she celebrates during a rally near the headquarters of the conservative Justice and Development Party (AKP) on April 16, 2017 in Istanbul after the results of a nationwide referendum ...

Turkey rejects referendum challenges as activists detained - Yahoo News

Turkey's election authority on Wednesday rejected opposition requests to cancel a referendum that boosted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's authority as police detained activists over street protests following the contested poll. The narrow victory of ...

Turkey: Election board rejects referendum appeals - Anadolu Agency

The Supreme Election Board (YSK) on Wednesday rejected petitions submitted by three political parties to cancel Sunday's constitutional referendum result. The petitions had been filed by the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), the Peoples' ...

Turkey electoral board rejects request to annul referendum - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

A woman stands as she uses her cell phone at Taksim square in Istanbul, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Turkey's prime minister on Tuesday called on the opposition to respect the result of a referendum that will give sweeping new powers to the office of the ...

Turkey's electoral board rejects calls to annul referendum - CNN

(CNN) Turkey's top electoral board has overwhelmingly rejected objections to the way the country's referendum was run, Turkey's semi-official Anadolu news agency reported Wednesday. A narrow majority of voters in Sunday's referendum backed the ...

Turkey's opposition CHP says will employ all legal ways to appeal referendum - Daily Mail

ANKARA, April 19 (Reuters) - Turkey's main opposition CHP party said on Wednesday it will employ all legal ways to appeal the referendum granting President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping powers, after the main electoral board rejected opposition challenges to ...

Turkish election board rejects all referendum appeals - Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK), the top office for the final decision on any poll disputes, rejected on April 19 all opposition objections to the results of the April 16 constitutional referendum. Both the main opposition Republican People's ...

Turkey election board rejects petitions to annul referendum:TV - Business Standard

Turkey's top election authority today rejected opposition petitions to annul a key referendum on expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers after complaints of vote-rigging, local media reported. Ten members of the Supreme Election Board (YSK) ...

Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement - The Star Online

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's High Electoral Board rejected on Wednesday appeals to from the main opposition parties to annul the referendum granting President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers, the board said in a statement. Opposition parties ...

Turkish election board rejects opposition appeal to nullify referendum - Hurriyet Daily News

The Supreme Election Board (YSK) on April 19 rejected the opposition appeals to nullify the April 16 referendum on constitutional changes over irregularities. YSK head Sadi Güven earlier told reporters that the complaints would be reviewed before noon.

Constitution Reform to Boost Erdogan's Accountability, Not Powers - Ruling Party - Sputnik International

Vice Chairman of the ruling Justice and Development Party said that amendments to Turkey's constitution approved at the nationwide referendum do not extend presidential powers, but rather are aimed to increase the accountability of the president by ...

Turkish Opposition Seeks Annulment of Referendum - Asharq Al-awsat English

Anti-government demonstrators light flares during a protest in the Kadikoy district of Istanbul, Turkey, April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan. Targeting Assad's Backers Encourages Real Negotiations - Creating Truth is Assertion of Power - Séamus ...

Protests continue as Turkey extends state of emergency - Mehr News Agency - English Version

ANKARA, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The opposition Republican People's Party's deputy chair said that opposition believes that the extension of the country's state of emergency by Ankara is a deliberate attempt to silence objectors of and suppress protests against ...

Turkey's main opposition party seeks annulment of referendum - TRT World

The CHP submitted an application to annul Sunday's vote, objecting to the electoral board's decision to allow unstamped ballots. Turkey's Supreme Electoral Council will hear objections against Sunday's referendum today. Photo by: Reuters. The ...

Turkish Democracy and Its Discontents - National Review

'We call on the authorities to launch a transparent investigation into these alleged irregularities,” said European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas after Turkey's Sunday referendum to approve an “executive-style presidency” for Recep Tayyip ...

Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition appeals for annulment of referendum - TODAYonline

ANKARA - Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition HDP filed an appeal to the country's electoral board on Wednesday for the annulment of a referendum which handed President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers, saying there had been widespread violations.

38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result - Turkey Purge

Turkish police have detained a total of 38 people in İstanbul who took part in demonstrations in protest of a decision by the Turkey's Supreme Board of Election (YSK) to consider unstamped ballots cast in a public referendum on Sunday valid. The ...