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

People walk in central Istanbul's Taksim Square, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Turkey's main opposition party urged the country's electoral board Monday to cancel the results of a landmark referendum that granted sweeping new powers to Erdogan, citing what ...

Turkey's election board rejects referendum annulment request - Daily Sabah

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK) rejected appeals to annul the referendum results after a meeting on Wednesday. The YSK released a written statement following the meeting, saying that the board agreed to reject the petitions submitted by the ...

Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid' - Yahoo News

Turkey's top election authority on Wednesday rejected an opposition bid to annul the referendum on expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers after complaints of vote-rigging, state media reported. Ten members of the Supreme Election Board ...

AFP: Turkey election board rejects petitions to annul referendum - Focus News

Istanbul. Turkey's top election authority on Wednesday rejected opposition petitions to annul a key referendum on expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers after complaints of vote-rigging, local media reported, cited by AFP. Ten members of the ...

Turkey's opposition CHP says will employ all legal ways to appeal referendum - Yahoo News UK

ANKARA (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 the vote ...

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'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 ...

The Latest: Turkish body votes against annulling referendum - 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 ...

Reports: Turkey's electoral board rejects opposition request to annul referendum result in 10-1 vote - Washington Post

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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.

Election fraud claims in Turkey fuel tensions, protests - Deutsche Welle

Allegations of voter fraud have undermined the legitimacy of a referendum to further empower President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The stage is set for protracted political instability and polarization. Türkei Protest gegen Referendum in Istanbul | Caglayan ...

Turkey referendum: Electoral body hears objections - Gant Daily

Turkey's top electoral board is considering objections Wednesday to the way the country's referendum was run, according to Turkey's semi-official Anadolu news agency. “We are going to evaluate the objections before noon,” Sadi Guven, the head of Turkey ...

Turkey's AKP eyes gradual Erdogan return to party after referendum win - Channel NewsAsia

Turkey's ruling AK Party set out plans on Wednesday for President Tayyip Erdogan to gradually take back the party reins, in a sign it would begin implementing changes approved in Sunday's referendum despite opposition attempts to annul it. Posted 19 ...

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 ...

Turkey's premier warns opposition against street protests - WHIO

A supporter of the 'no' vote, holds a Turkish flag during a protest regarding Sunday's referendum outcome, on the Aegean Sea city of Izmir, Turkey, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Turkey's main opposition party has filed a formal request seeking Sunday's ...

Government snubs objections to election result, opposition takes legal action - Hurriyet Daily News

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has snubbed opposition objections to the results of the April 16 constitutional referendum, as the “no” camp took legal action against the Supreme Election Board (YSK), the top office for the final decision on any poll ...

Turkish PM says appeals against referendum are a right, but not street protests - euronews

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Wednesday that appeals against the outcome of Sunday's referendum handing President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping powers were a right, but that calling people to the streets in protest were ...

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 ...

Turkey's election board says unstamped ballots are valid - Al-Bawaba

Supporters of the "No" march at Besiktas to submit their petition calling for the annulment of a referendum that approved sweeping constitutional changes boosting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers, claiming blatant vote-rigging had swung the ...