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Turkey election

Istanbul votes again in test for Turkish democracy, Erdogan

In the initial March 31 vote, the opposition Republican People`s Party candidate secured a narrow victory over Erdogan`s AK Party (AKP) in Turkey`s largest city, a rare electoral defeat for the president. 

Jun 23, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

Erdogan's AKP leads in Istanbul, Ankara in Turkish local election

The AKP was also leading in the capital Ankara with 51.6 percent of votes after 22.5 percent of ballots were opened, NTV said.

Mar 31, 2019, 22:16 PM IST