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Turkey's Republican People's Party Appeals Referendum Results To Council Of State

Added: 21.04.2017 18:12 | 5 views | 0 comments

Turkey’s main opposition party Friday took its petition to annul the recently passed referendum boosting the president’s powers to the nation’s highest administrative court just days after Turkey’s election authority rejected a request to abolish the vote, The Associated Press reported. The opposition party is contesting the results of Sunday's referendum, citing voting irregularities, in particular, an electoral board decision to accept ballots without official stamps, contrary to Turkish law. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan “yes” camp declared a narrow referendum win despite charges of voting irregularities by international monitors and a team from the Organization for Security and...

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