Whatever happens, Turkey’s new PM has one agenda: To make Erdoğan a President

In Uncategorized on June 3, 2016 at 13:37

The Prime Minister Yıldırım has said, “Whatever the constitution tells, de facto responsibility of the president has risen”, “The AKP will do that. It will make the new constitution and will adopt the presidential system in this country”.
New Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has once again vowed to adopt a presidential system and change the country’s constitution, which he slammed as a “coup constitution,” stressing the country’s laws had to adapt to realities

Turkey’s HDP sends photos of devastated Cizre to European lawmakers

Turkey’s Kurdish problem-focused opposition party has prepared a photo album showing traces of the conflict during curfews in the now-devastated Cizre district in the southeastern province of Şırnak and sent it to European lawmakers
Health Minister Recep Akdağ has backed up President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s recent controversial remarks against birth control, saying critical statements from the Turkish Medical Association (TTB) are expressions of “ignorance.”

Turkey among top 5 violators of ILO conventions: DİSK

Turkey is one of the five worst performing countries in terms of violations of International Labor Organization (ILO) conventions, a report prepared by the research unit of the country’s Confederation of Progressive Trade Unions (DİSK) has revealed

Turkey’s President and the ‘Treason’ of Family Planning


Erdogan. Official Flickr, public domain.

The world-renowned political cartoonist Carlos Latuff’s works have been edited and published in a new volume by Turkish publisher Rodeo

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary


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