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

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

The Bozeman Daily ChronicleTurkey electoral board rejects request to annul referendumThe Bozeman Daily ChronicleA 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 ...and more »

The Latest: Turkish protesters rally against election board - New Zealand Herald

The Latest: Turkish protesters rally against election boardNew Zealand HeraldDemonstrations against the outcome of a referendum expanding the president's powers are continuing in Istanbul, where protesters are demanding the resignation of the election board that has refused to void the vote. About 2,000 protesters gathered in ...and more »

Turkey's Election Board Rejects Appeals to Annul Referendum - U.S. News & World Report;

Turkey's Election Board Rejects Appeals to Annul Referendum - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportTurkey's Election Board Rejects Appeals to Annul ReferendumU.S. News & World ReportTurkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara, Turkey, April 18, 2017. REUTERS/Umit Bektas Reuters. By Tuvan Gumrukcu, Ece Toksabay and ...and more »

Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid' - News24;

Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid' - News24

News24Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid'News24Istanbul - 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 ...and more »

This is the end of Turkey as we know it - Kashmir Images

This is the end of Turkey as we know itKashmir ImagesEgged on by Erdogan, the country has voted for greater authoritarianism. It was the revenge of those on the periphery of Turkish society. With the result of Sunday's referendum on its constitution, Turkey as we know it is over; it is history. The ...and more »

ANALYSIS-Erdogan death penalty vow likely to be tough sell in divided Turkey - Nasdaq;

ANALYSIS-Erdogan death penalty vow likely to be tough sell in divided Turkey - Nasdaq

NasdaqANALYSIS-Erdogan death penalty vow likely to be tough sell in divided TurkeyNasdaqBy Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL, April 19 (Reuters) - Immediately after winning Sunday's referendum, President Tayyip Erdogan promised to reinstate the death penalty, a reform put in place 15 years ago that was seen as fundamental to Turkey's efforts to join ...and more »

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

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

Yahoo Singapore NewsTurkey's opposition CHP says will employ all legal ways to appeal referendumYahoo Singapore NewsTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters upon his arrival at Esenboga Airport in Ankara, Turkey April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer. More. ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's main opposition CHP party said on Wednesday it will employ all legal ...and more »

Turkish assets are investable, but analysts warn of concerns ahead - Yahoo Finance;

Turkish assets are investable, but analysts warn of concerns ahead - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceTurkish assets are investable, but analysts warn of concerns aheadYahoo FinanceThe recent referendum result in Turkey has raised concerns about the future of the country's democracy. The question for investors is whether or not Turkey remains a market in which to invest. The referendum held at the weekend grants the country's ...and more »

Turkey's Erdogan, once greeted jubilantly, now rejected by nearly half of Turks - Fox News;

Turkey's Erdogan, once greeted jubilantly, now rejected by nearly half of Turks - Fox News

Fox NewsTurkey's Erdogan, once greeted jubilantly, now rejected by nearly half of TurksFox NewsA decade ago, when then-Prime Minister of Turkey Tayyip Erdogan consolidated power with a sweeping electoral victory giving his Justice and Development Party almost 47 percent of the vote, both supporters and opponents loudly spoke out. Whether they ...and more »

Erdogan's New Powers Do Little to Address Turkey's Old Problems - Bloomberg;

Erdogan's New Powers Do Little to Address Turkey's Old Problems - Bloomberg

BloombergErdogan's New Powers Do Little to Address Turkey's Old ProblemsBloombergFollowing a narrow victory in an April 16 referendum on expanding his powers, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan greeted supporters with a fiery speech aimed at critics abroad who questioned the validity of the results. “We don't care about the ...and more »

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

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

Aljazeera.comPost-referendum Turkey: Renewed conflicts, new alliesAljazeera.comThe '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.and more »

White House tries backpedaling from Trump's Turkey blunder - Washington Post (blog);

White House tries backpedaling from Trump's Turkey blunder - Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)White House tries backpedaling from Trump's Turkey blunderWashington Post (blog)We have not been alone in blasting President Trump for calling to congratulate Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on a “victory” in an election rife with “irregularities,” according to international monitors. David L. Phillips of the Institute for ...and more »

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

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

RT'Controversial & unfair': Turkish opposition files appeal for referendum annulmentRTTurkey'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.and more »

Erdogan to meet Trump in May, says Turkish minister - The Times of Israel;

Erdogan to meet Trump in May, says Turkish minister - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelErdogan to meet Trump in May, says Turkish ministerThe Times of IsraelTurkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech during a rally of supporters a day after the referendum, outside the Presidential Palace, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, April 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici) ...and more »

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

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

Sputnik InternationalConstitution Reform to Boost Erdogan's Accountability, Not Powers - Ruling PartySputnik InternationalVice 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 ...and more »

Trump is going to meet Turkey's President Erdogan in May before a NATO summit - Business Insider;

Trump is going to meet Turkey's President Erdogan in May before a NATO summit - Business Insider

Business InsiderTrump is going to meet Turkey's President Erdogan in May before a NATO summitBusiness InsiderRecep Tayyip Erdogan Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, waves to supporters in Istanbul, on Sunday, April 16, 2017. AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis. ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan will meet U.S. President Donald Trump in May ...and more »

Trump has embraced autocratic leaders without hesitation - PBS NewsHour;

Trump has embraced autocratic leaders without hesitation - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourTrump has embraced autocratic leaders without hesitationPBS NewsHourPresident 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 ...and more »

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

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

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishTurkish Opposition Seeks Annulment of ReferendumAsharq Al-awsat EnglishAnti-government demonstrators light flares during a protest in the Kadikoy district of Istanbul, Turkey, April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan. Turkish Opposition Seeks Annulment of Referendum - Saudi Arabia Launches Programs to Enhance Fight against ...and more »

Turkish PM accepts appeals against vote but not street protests - Cyprus Mail

Turkish PM accepts appeals against vote but not street protestsCyprus MailTurkish 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 not. Speaking to ...and more »

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

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

TIMEThese 5 Facts Explain What Happens Next After Turkey's ReferendumTIMETurks 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 ...and more »