Candidacy of HDP’s Baluken Dropped, Güngen Vetoed

HDP’s MP candidate Abdullah Güngen has been vetoed by the Supreme Election Board on the ground that the decision to return his legal rights hasn’t been issued. İdris Baluken’s candidacy has been dropped due to his penalty being upheld.

Deputy Prime Minister Şimşek: Volatility is Not Peculiar to Turkey

Deputy Prime Minister in Charge of Economy Mehmet Şimşek has stated, “We will take a step back from neither the independence of the Central Bank, nor the market economy.”

Election Diary – May 25, 2018

According to Mediar’s survey, presidential election will be concluded in second ballot, and the HDP will overcome electoral threshold.

Demirtaş: If Patriotic Party Wins, We Will Close HDP

HDP’s imprisoned presidential candidate Selahattin Demirtaş has addressed President Erdoğan through his tweets posted via his attorneys. Demirtaş has said, “I would also like to hear your opinions as to your favorite opponent forced to run his election campaign in prison.”

#FreeEzhel Call on Social Media for Arrested Rapper Ezhel

Following rapper Ezhel being arrested on charge of “promoting use of drugs”, hashtag FreeEzhel has become TT on Twitter in Turkey in a short time.

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