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Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kılıçdaroğlu has continued to slam the Supreme Election Board (YSK) over the recent disputed referendum results, saying its judges should be investigated.
As the commemoration of the 97th anniversary of the establishment of the Turkish Parliament with National Sovereignty and Children’s Day on April 23 approaches, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has welcomed children from across the world in Turkey’s capital Ankara.
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President Erdoğan takes umbrage with Turkey’s opposition for objecting to the referendum results despite allegations of serious irregularities
An opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) dissident politician has said the MHP “is our home,” signaling that the renegaded group was not considering establishing a new party.
The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) is considering revising both the cabinet and its party management after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan returns to his party in the coming weeks
A deputy from the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) was arrested on charges of “being a member of a terrorist organizations” on April 19 in the eastern Anatolian province of Muş, Doğan News Agency has reported.
The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) will use all its democratic rights to ensure the referendum is rerun, CHP spokesperson Selin Sayek Böke has said, vowing that her party will “not recognize” the result of the April 16 referendum.
The Supreme Board of Election’s (YSK) ruling to dismiss an opposition appeal to annul the referendum is the proper decision, Justice Minister Bekir Bozdağ has said
A total of 38 people were detained in Istanbul over protesting the Supreme Election Board’s (YSK) last-minute decision to accept unstamped ballots as valid in the April 16 constitutional referendum
Turkey’s Supreme Election Board (YSK), the top office for the final decision on any poll disputes, rejected on April 19 all opposition objections to the results of the April 16 constitutional referendum
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1. Which envelope and ballot papers should have been deemed invalid according to the Election Law? In 2010, the election law was amended to mandate the sealing of envelopes.