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Explainer: What is at stake in Istanbul's election re-run?

Added: 19.06.2019 23:16 | 17 views | 0 comments

Voters in Istanbul will head back to the polls on Sunday to choose a mayor, after Turkey's election authority scrapped the results of a March vote in which President Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AK Party lost to the main opposition.

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Has 'the sacrificial lamb' arrived?: U.N. cites new recordings in Khashoggi murder

Added: 19.06.2019 21:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

Moments before Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed and dismembered last October, two of his suspected murderers waiting at the kingdom's Istanbul consulate fretted about the task at hand, according to a U.N. report published on Wednesday.

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Erdogan says opposition candidate's alleged insult could bar him from Istanbul mayoralty

Added: 19.06.2019 19:32 | 16 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan intensified pressure on the opposition candidate in a re-run election for mayor of Istanbul by saying he would be barred from taking office if found guilty of insulting a provincial governor.

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Tired of treading softly, Turkey's Erdogan back on election warpath

Added: 19.06.2019 15:58 | 12 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has gone on the warpath against the main opposition days ahead of a re-run of a mayoral vote in Istanbul, scrapping plans to avoid divisive rhetoric that some officials in his ruling AK Party believed would alienate voters.

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Has 'the sacrificial lamb' arrived?: U.N. cites new recordings in Khashoggi murder

Added: 19.06.2019 15:49 | 1 views | 0 comments

Moments before Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed and dismembered last October, two of his suspected murderers laying in wait at the kingdom's Istanbul consulate fretted about the task at hand, according to a U.N. report published on Wednesday.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Thousands of Brotherhood supporters in Turkey mourn Egypt's Mursi

Added: 18.06.2019 16:59 | 3 views | 0 comments

Thousands of supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Turkey took to the streets of capital Ankara and Istanbul on Tuesday to mourn former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi, with some chanting slogans blaming Cairo authorities for his death.

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Erdogan attacks Istanbul's ousted mayor days before poll re-run

Added: 18.06.2019 16:24 | 13 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attacked Istanbul's ousted mayor on Tuesday, days before a crucial re-run of the municipal vote, accusing him of being aligned with a U.S.-based cleric blamed by Ankara for orchestrating a 2016 failed coup.

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Hundreds of Brotherhood supporters mourn Egypt's Mursi in Turkey

Added: 18.06.2019 12:36 | 11 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters took to the streets of Turkey's capital and Istanbul on Tuesday, mourning former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi and some chanting slogans blaming Cairo authorities for his death.

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