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

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 ...

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

Demonstrations 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 ...

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

Turkey'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 ...

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 ...

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

Egged 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 ...

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

By 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 ...

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

Turkish 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

Following 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 ...

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.

White House tries backpedaling from Trump's Turkey blunder - Washington 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 ...

'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, says Turkish minister - The Times of Israel

Turkey'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) ...

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 ...

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

Recep 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 ...

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 ...

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. Turkish Opposition Seeks Annulment of Referendum - Saudi Arabia Launches Programs to Enhance Fight against ...

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

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 not. Speaking 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 ...