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Turkey resists Erdoğan on social media as snap election approaches

Turkey will soon go to the polls for the fifth time in less than four years. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced them on the same day that parliament extended the national state of emergency for the seventh time since the…

  • Rabia Karakaya Polat
  • The Conversation

Erdoğan brought these elections forward to June 24 for his own political ends: to pre-empt an expected economic downturn, to take his rivals by surprise, and to ride a surge of nationalism stirred up by the…

Yeni 1aThis will be the first national vote since the controversial constitutional referendum of April 2017, which resulted in a…

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