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#Referendum2017 in #Turkey. Open thread.

In Uncategorized on April 16, 2017 at 12:31

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The co-partner of Turkey’s global Nusr-et chain of grill houses, Nusret Gökçe, who recently became a social media phenomenon for his meat-cutting and salt-drizzling skills, voted early on April 16 in Istanbul.
The first polling stations opened on April 16 in Turkey’s tightly contested referendum that will decide whether the current parliamentary system should be shifted into an executive presidency
Voting Is Underway in Turkey’s Referendum. What Is at Stake?

Erdogan. Pixabay image. Public domain.

The last time there was a referendum in Turkey was seven years ago, and all the changes were approved. But in the seventh referendum in its history today, the country is more markedly divided and the spoils are much greater.

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan cast his vote on April 16 for the referendum that will decide whether the current parliamentary system should be shifted into an executive presidency
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The leaders of Turkey’s political parties cast their votes on April 16 for the referendum that will decide whether the current parliamentary system should be shifted into an executive presidency
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım cast his vote on April 16 for the referendum that will decide whether the current parliamentary system should be shifted into an executive presidency in the western province of İzmir
Turkey Blocks – Editorial – Apr 15, 2:24 PM

ISTANBUL, 16 APRIL 2017 – The Turkey Blocks internet shutdown observatory is to keep watch over communications networks throughout Turkey for signs of censorship or interference on the day of a critical referendum. The election, which will…

Turkey: “Say no!”

On the eve of the constitutional referendum in Turkey, Yordam Kitap publishing house issues Wolfgang Borchert’s manifesto, giving it the emblematic title “Say no!”. An interview with editorial director Hayri Erdoğan

The high price of saying ‘no’ in Turkey’s referendum

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