Erdogan has put forward a candidate in Turkey's presidential elections
06 May, 2018, 03:18 | Author: Angel Logan
The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its election ally the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) have jointly applied to the Supreme Election Board (YSK) for the nomination of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for the upcoming snap presidential elections, Hurriyet Daily News reports.
"Some people may look for their presidential candidates by microscope, but we have already decided on our candidate".
The secularist CHP, which is the main opposition party, has never won an election against Erdogan in his decade and a half in power.
Since the abortive putsch, authorities have carried out a sweeping crackdown on alleged supporters of the US -based preacher Fethullah Gülen, whom Ankara blames for the coup attempt, detaining 160,000 people and dismissing almost the same number of civil servants, the United Nations said in March.
Three parties in the bloc are fielding their own candidates for the presidential election.
Earlier this year, the AKP and MHP agreed to run together in the parliamentary and presidential elections, which had been scheduled for November 2019.
Party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu has said he would not run for president.
Ince stated that he would take the country back to the parliamentary system if he gets elected as president.
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But the letter said that what it called the conflict between the Basque Country and Spain and France would continue. The group killed 853 people in 42 years from 1968 to 2010, according to a tally by the Spanish Interior Ministry.
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The Prime Minister also expressed condolence over the loss of lives in the duststorm and wished the injured speedy recovery. The state government has released funds to compensate the families of those killed or suffered damage.
He expressed confidence that the BJP's vote share would jump at least 20% after people read their plan for Karnataka. One Congress stratagem is to contrast the "personal" nature of Modi's attacks with the "substance" of Rahul words.
Later Wednesday, Giuliani clarified to Fox News that the president reimbursed Cohen for "expenses", not for a payment to Daniels . Both skirted questions about whether Trump had reimbursed Cohen for the payment ever since it was first reported in January.
Kim's demands and intentions remain uncertain, meaning contemplation by Trump to remove the troops could prove quixotic. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Mr Kim discussed the Americans last month when Mr Pompeo visited North Korea.
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