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Erdogan does not want to leave Turkey in the hands of a “drunk”

Erdogan does not want to leave Turkey in the hands of a “drunk”

One week before the presidential and parliamentary elections in Turkey, the weather is even hotter. The incumbent president, who was nominated for one more term, turned to insults to attack his opponents. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan described opposition leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu as “drunk” before the biggest rally of his election campaign, where he hosted 1.7 million […]

Who is the “Turkish Gandhi” who wants to overthrow Erdogan?

Who is the “Turkish Gandhi” who wants to overthrow Erdogan?

They call him “Turkish Gandhi” because of his slender physique and humble style that marked his long political career. It has nothing to do with the dictatorial attitude of his historical rival, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Yet, after the failed coup that allowed the Turkish leader to consolidate power and tighten judicial control over the […]

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