The Latest: Turkish protesters rally against election board - New York Daily News

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 ...

Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid' - News24

Istanbul - 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 ...

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 ...

President Trump Said in 2015 That He Has a 'Little Conflict of Interest' in Turkey - TIME

President Trump said that he has a "conflict of interest" in Turkey because of a development there in a 2015 interview. The interview was resurfaced by Mother Jones after Trump faced criticism for congratulating Turkey's president Tayyip Erdogan on ...

Post-referendum Turkey: Renewed conflicts, new allies - Aljazeera.com

The 'Yes' campaign secured a narrow win in referendum, but what will this mean for Turkey's foreign policy? 19 Apr 2017 15:41 GMT |. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social.

'Controversial & unfair': Turkish opposition files appeal for referendum annulment - RT

Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition HDP party has filed an appeal for the annulment of the referendum which will grant President Erdogan sweeping new powers, citing widespread violations. Meanwhile, the prime minister has warned against street protests.

Erdogan to meet Trump in May: minister - Press Trust of India

Ankara, Apr 19 (AFP) President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet Donald Trump in May, the Turkish foreign minister said today, after the US president congratulated the Turkish leader for winning a referendum on enhancing his powers. "We will determine a ...

Trump has embraced autocratic leaders without hesitation - PBS NewsHour

President Donald Trump (right) shakes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi's hand in the Oval Office of the White House on April 3. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump congratulated Turkey's president for ...

Turkey's AKP eyes gradual Erdogan return to party after referendum win - The Star Online

ANKARA (Reuters) - 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 ...

These 5 Facts Explain What Happens Next After Turkey's Referendum - TIME

Turks have voted to give their president sweeping new executive powers. Supporters of the constitutional change—President Recep Tayyip Erdogan chief among them—argue that the country needs a presidential system (rather than a parliamentary one) to ...

Turkey Arrests Dozens Over Referendum Protests - New York Times

Protesters marched in Istanbul on Tuesday in support of a petition seeking annulment of a referendum that approved an expansion of powers for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Credit Bulent Kilic/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. ISTANBUL ...

Turkish FM: Trump and Erdogan to meet in May - The Seattle Times

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he delivers a speech during a rally of supporters a day after the referendum, at his palace, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, April 17, 2017. Turkey's main opposition party urged the country's electoral ...

Turkish Referendum Results Clear, Opposition Should Act Responsibly - PM - Sputnik International

As the result of the referendum in Turkey is clear, the opposition should demonstrate responsibility and stop calling on the people to take to the streets, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Wednesday. A picture of Turkish President Tayyip ...

Changing Constitution to strengthen president will not stabilize Turkey - The Japan News

The Yomiuri ShimbunWouldn't excessive centralization of power in the hands of the Turkish president create even deeper divisions in Turkish society and further destabilize the country's political condition? The current state of things in that nation ...

Opposition disputes Turkey vote as EU urges probe - Prothom Alo (English)

Cap: Supporters of the `No` march to submit their petition to call 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 result, ...

Donald Trump to meet Turkey's Erdogan in May before NATO summit - Livemint

On Monday, Donald Trump had called Erdogan to congratulate him on winning a referendum to expand his authority. Photo: Reuters. Ankara: Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet US President Donald Trump in May ahead of a meeting of the ...

Turkey's main opposition party contests referendum results - 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 ...

How Turkey's vote could be a prelude to a French election surprise - The Japan Times

NEW YORK – Undeterred by warnings, particularly from the Western media — including The Economist's stark caution that Turkey risked “sliding into dictatorship” — voters narrowly approved a referendum proposal Sunday that expands President Recep ...

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 electoral board to investigate referendum complaints - POLITICO.eu

Turkey's High Electoral Board will look into allegations of irregularities in the country's constitutional referendum that increased the president's powers, Chairman Sadi Güven said, state-run Anadolu news agency reported. The complaints will be ...