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# akp - Monday 1 April, 2019

Turkey local elections: Setback for President Erdogan as party set to lose capital
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Turkey local elections: Setback for President Erdogan as party set to lose capital

Apr 1st 2019, 7:21 AM 7,743 Views 10 Comments

The AKP party also risks defeat in the country’s economic hub Istanbul.

# akp - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Fury in Turkey over bill overturning child sex offences if men in question marry victim
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# Sexual Assault

Fury in Turkey over bill overturning child sex offences if men in question marry victim

Nov 19th 2016, 7:35 AM 20,438 Views 52 Comments

The government insists the legislation is aimed at dealing with the widespread custom of child marriages and any criticism is a crude distortion of its aim.

# akp - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Turkey protesters reject 'last warning' to evacuate park
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# Turkey

Turkey protesters reject 'last warning' to evacuate park

Jun 13th 2013, 8:51 PM 5,291 Views 18 Comments

“I’m making my last warning: mothers, fathers please withdraw your kids from there,” the Prime Minister said in a live television broadcast earlier.

# akp - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Turkey: After four days away, Prime Minister returns home to protests
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# Turkey

Turkey: After four days away, Prime Minister returns home to protests

Jun 6th 2013, 9:28 AM 2,844 Views 9 Comments

Two are dead and thousands are reported injured after six days of clashes between those protesting against PM Erdogan and security forces.

# akp - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Turkish PM issues first ever apology for killing of 14,000 Kurds
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# Apology

Turkish PM issues first ever apology for killing of 14,000 Kurds

Nov 24th 2011, 8:01 AM 1,315 Views 6 Comments

Erdogan said one of the obstacles to Turkey being among “the world’s most powerful states” is that it cannot face up to its past – however his apology appeared more motivated towards embarrassing the opposition.

# akp - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Turkish journalist faces 79 years in prison
# Turkey
# Turkey

Turkish journalist faces 79 years in prison

Oct 5th 2010, 12:02 PM 167 Views 0 Comments

Media groups have appealed to the Turkish prime minister to revise the laws threatening press freedom.