Last year, Erdogan drove through constitutional reforms that shift Turkey toward a USA -style political system, eliminating the office of prime minister and handing the president powers to pass laws by decree, pick cabinet ministers from outside the legislature, force new elections and declare a state of emergency.
With nearly all the votes counted, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan won an absolute majority in the presidential election with 52.5 percent of the vote.
Ince, an affable physics teacher who has been an MP for 16 years has sought a united front against Erdoğan over the course of the campaign and has pledged to roll back presidential powers, restore the rule of law in Turkey and end the prosecution and imprisonment of dissidents and journalists.
Early results in Turkey's presidential election showed Recep Tayyip Erdogan heading for another term as president, gaining near-absolute authority in a revamped political system.
Erdogan had 52.7 percent of the votes with 96 percent counted followed by Muharrem Ince at 30.8 percent, Selahattin Demirtas at 8.1 percent and Meral Aksener at 7.4 percent, according to the state-run Anadolu Agency news agency.
"Turkey is staging a democratic revolution", he said. It definitely wasn't one. As recently as April 2017, the Turks had already given up the remaining pieces of their democracy when they voted in favor of constitutional amendments that made Erdoğan head of the state, head of government and head of the ruling party all at the same time.
Erdogan's closest rival, Muharrem Ince, who complained of unfair elections, has yet to formally concede defeat. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced June 13 that Turkish forces were carrying out military operations in northern Iraq to root out members of the Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) in Qandil, Sinjar, and Makhmur, which Turkey holds to be a terrorist organization.
"Erdoğan "won" reelection in Turkey this weekend only by decimating the opposition through arrests, violence and squashing freedom of the press", said Schiff in his Twitter post.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has become one of the first world leaders to congratulate Recep Tayyip Erdogan on being re-elected as Turkey's president.
Turkey began European Union membership talks in 2005, but the discussions have been at a standstill in recent years. Deep polarization in the Turkish society will probably get deeper.
The inefficiency and corruption built into such a system make the growth costly to the general public, as the lira devaluation in recent months has proved.
Turkey's Western allies and human rights groups have criticized the scale of the crackdown, and Erdogan's critics say Erdogan is using the coup as a pretext to quash dissent, a charge he denies. And, unlike Putin, he doesn't have a vast resource base to prop up his grand economic vision: Turkey is dependent for trade and investment on the very countries toward which Erdogan's rhetoric is the most hostile.
Erdogan accuses Gulen of being behind the failed coup and some of the corruption allegations that had dogged his rule, but U.S. authorities have requested evidence to back the extradition bid.
Harden's award will undoubtedly cause more debate to occur in the coming days due to James' similarly-incredible campaign. Dwane Casey was chosen Coach of the Year for his work with the Toronto Raptors, who fired him last month.
I think everything was working well for those two-and-a-half weeks. "Today I just didn't have any chances to break at all". World number six Cilic was out-aced 16-11 but never gave Australian maverick Kyrgios a sniff of a service break.
But coach Gareth Southgate said his team are focused on winning, not on plotting a particular route through the knockout stages. If England win, the star strikers looking to take them down are Messi, Ronaldo, Suarez, Mbappe, Neymar and Javier Hernandez.
Xiaomi is releasing the new phone in two RAM variants, 3GB and 4GB and the internal storage also has two options 32GB and 64GB. The Mi Max 2 which came with a 6.44-inch display and 5,300mAh battery measured 174.1 x 88.7 x 7.6 mm and weighed 211 grams.
Forty-seven-year-old Clinical Psychologist Samira al-Ghamdi is among those who have already received a driving licence. The ban's reversal, however, has coincided with a recent crackdown on women's rights activists in the country.
At least 49 people were injured, including both of Zimbabwe's vice presidents, but Mr Mnangagwa was unscathed. The country's two vice presidents were among the injured, the state-run newspaper The Herald reported.
Trump has also threatened Harley-Davidson with a "big tax" on bikes which are manufactured overseas and then imported into the US. Then it appeared as if Harley-Davidson's chief executive was punching back with a quote disparaging Trump.
Apple has additionally provided an FAQ section to answer all the common queries related to the Apple Beta Software Program . The iOS 12 beta runs on iPhone 5S and later, iPad mini 2 and later, and the iPod touch (sixth-gen) and later.
All three say they will be forced to close their plants unless they can get relief from the Trump administration's steel tariffs . Harley's departure is particularly embarrassing for Trump since the president has repeatedly praised the company .
Former England worldwide Gary Neville has lavished praise on striker Harry Kane after his hat-trick in the World Cup on Sunday. Panama's equal-sized army of red-shirted fans continued to dance and cheer on the "Canaleros" (Canalmen) to the end.
New Protests in Tehran Pose Fresh Challenge to Iran's Rulers
Now that the United States has withdrawn from the Iran nuclear deal, some sanctions are to be reimposed in August and November. Traders from the bazaar, whose merchants supported Iran's 1979 Islamic revolution, said most shops remained closed.
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Philippe Coutinho skips out of the tackle from Nemanja Matic during Brazil's 2-0 win over Serbia . Others in the last 16 will be wary - the five-time winners mean business in Russian Federation .
Luka Doncic at forefront for Atlanta Hawks at 3rd overall
But as ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Tuesday , Doncic started to separate himself in the Hawks' internal draft conversation. Doncic's No. 1 fan, Mirjam Poterbin, regularly gushes about her 19-year-old son on social media, calling him her "champion".
Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation
Denmark require just a point to join France in the knockout stages, and could even pip Les Bleus to top spot with a victory. Argentina will attempt to salvage its World Cup status when it takes on Nigeria on Tuesday evening.
Liverpool readying huge Marco Asensio bid
Despite interest from European Champions Real Madrid , The Mirror states "The Frenchman still wants to move to Reds". Nabil Fekir could still leave Lyon this summer, despite a move to Liverpool collapsing earlier this month.
Senegal, Japan share the points in thriller
Japan and Senegal are now tied atop the Group H table on three points after pulling off upsets in their first games. The 32-year-old Honda, a former AC Milan forward, became the first Japanese player to score at three World Cups.