Turkey Orders New Election for Istanbul Mayor, in Setback for Opposition

Source:New York Times Date:07May2019

A good background story of how Erdogan changed his mind about Istanbul elections     Mr. Erdogan himself at times seemed to be ready to concede, amid warnings in Turkey and abroad that,

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Turkey’s ruling party cuts deal with nationalist MHP on mayoral races

Source:al Monitor Date:29Nov2018

The move is a bid to consolidate the right-of-center vote ahead of polls in which the AKP could suffer significant losses owing to the failing economy and a falling approval rating for the

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