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Court acquits man who likened Erdoğan to Gollum character

A court in the western province of Aydın on Tuesday acquitted physician Bilgin Çiftçi, who faced charges of insulting Turkish ...

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Hundreds petition election authority for cancellation of referendum results

Hundreds of people gathered in front of Supreme Election Board (YSK) headquarters in Ankara on Tuesday demanding the cancellation of ...

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CHP applies to election authority for cancellation of April 16 referendum

Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has applied to the Supreme Election Board (YSK) demanding the cancellation of a ...

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EU calls for investigation into alleged vote rigging in Turkey’s referendum

In carefully crafted sentences, the European Union has called for an investigation into alleged irregularities during a public referendum in ...

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HRW calls on Turkey to end state of emergency after referendum

Human Rights Watch (HRW), a US-based international nongovernmental organization that conducts research and advocacy on human rights, said on Monday ...

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Prosecutor who stopped MİT trucks in 2014 detained over coup involvement

Yaşar Kavalcıoğlu, one of the prosecutors who gave the order to stop National Intelligence Organization (MİT) trucks that were suspected ...

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Trump becomes first Western leader to congratulate Erdoğan on referendum

US President Donald Trump spoke by phone on Monday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and congratulated him on his ...

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Belgian FM says further crackdown must be avoided in Turkey after referendum

Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders said on Monday the European Union should be concerned about the outcome of a referendum ...

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[BREAKING] Turkey extends emergency rule for another 3 months

Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) government extended emergency rule for another three months during a National Security Council ...

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Merkel asks Turkish gov’t to seek dialogue after close referendum outcome

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged the Turkish government to seek respectful dialogue with all political and societal powers in ...

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