Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been elected president under Turkey’s new presidential system with 52.6 percent of the vote. And his party’s electoral alliance secured 53.6% of votes in parliament. Here’s a breakdown of the votes in Turkey’s biggest cities.
Muharrem Ince, the presidential candidate for Republican People's Party, vowed to implement what he called his party's restoration policies in five pillars of the government if he is elected in the next month's vote.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will run as the AK Party candidate which is supported by the nationalist MHP. While the main opposition CHP names Muharrem Ince and the Iyi Party picks Meral Aksener as candidates for the June 24 elections.
Current chairman of the Republican People's Party (CHP), Kemal Kilicdaroglu gets 790 out of 1,237 votes at the party's 36th ordinary congress on Saturday.
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