Turkey sets constitution referendum date for April 16 - News.Az

The Turkish Supreme Board of Election has announced that a constitutional referendum will be held on April 16, Reuters reported. The referendum date was announced by the head of the High Election Board Feb. 11. The referendum will propose an ...

Erdogan Curbs Criticism of Trump, Seeking Warmer Relationship - New York Times

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey delivering a speech in Ankara last month. He sees President Trump's rise as a chance to reset relations with the United States. Credit Adem Altan/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. ANKARA, Turkey ...

Turkey to hold referendum on stronger presidency on April 16 - Reuters

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during a symposium on presidential system in Istanbul, Turkey, February 11, 2017. Kayhan Ozer/Presidential Palace/Handout via REUTERS. 1/3. left. right. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech ...

Turkey's Erdogan Approves Referendum on Presidential Power - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

ISTANBUL—President Recep Tayyip Erdogan gave official approval for a national vote on changes to Turkey's constitution that would concentrate authority in his office. His signing of a referendum bill on Friday set the stage for a public showdown ...

Turkey to hold constitutional referendum on April 16 - Xinhua

ANKARA, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) -- Turkey's Supreme Election Board announced on Saturday that a constitutional referendum will be hold on April 16, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan approved constitutional ...

Turkey to hold constitutional referendum on April 16: Turkey's Supreme Election Board - Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK) has announced constitutional referendum will be hold on April 16, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported. Head of Turkey's Supreme Election Board Sadi Güven confirmed the date of constitutional referendum as April ...

Turkish constitutional reforms aim at holding referendum - Pakistan Observer

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has approved a bill that would change the country's political system into a presidential one if such a change is approved in a referendum. Erdogan approved the bill on Friday, paving the way for Turkey's electoral ...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan approves bill that will give him unprecedented executive powers - Concord Register

president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has approved a controversial bill that could see him stay in office until 2029, before it goes to a country-wide referendum. Under the to the executive branch of government, the power to appoint and dismiss government ...

Turkey's Erdogan approves voting on powerful presidency - Herald-Whig

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday approved holding a national referendum on constitutional reforms that would usher in a powerful presidency, a change he has strongly advocated. Erdogan signed off on the bill, ...

President Erdogan Sets Turkey's Constitution Reform Bill Referendum for April - Latin American Herald Tribune

ISTANBUL – Turkish voters are set to decide whether they shift executive powers to the presidency on April 16, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who announced the date for the nationwide referendum on constitutional reform on Friday. Erdogan ...

German court bans large parts of poem insulting Erdogan - Arab News

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during an opening ceremony in Aksaray, Turkey, on Friday. (Reuters). BERLIN/HAMBURG: A German court on Friday upheld an earlier ruling banning parts of a “defamatory poem” against Turkish President ...