CHP politician @tgmcelebi says observers arriving in some 30 villages in Turkey's Sanliurfa district were kept away from polling stations by force

Map. History of Turkey conflict

19 September 2018
2 month ago
"From on, with the president and the parliament, we will do more for the [Turkish] nation. I invite those who have doubts about this to look at the results very carefully," says Turkish President Erdogan
2 month ago
President Erdogan says, "With a voter turnout like 90 percent, we can say Turkey has passed this test of democracy with success once again"
2 month ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan thanks voters who "gave me executive power and gave us [the People's Alliance] legislative power in the elections"
2 month ago
Erdogan is speaking and accepting victory: "My people have used their democratic right and have decided"
2 month ago
Unofficial results show he has won the election, says Turkey President @RT_Erdogan.
2 month ago
Main opposition party (CHP) claiming at least 100,000 ballot boxes yet to be counted and their data says it will go to a second round
2 month ago
Turkey President @RT_Erdogan has won re-election, according to a Turkish government spokesman
2 month ago
Turkey's ruling AK Party at 43.1 percent with 90.17 percent of votes counted: TV
Turkish fighter jets bombarding PKK bases in Hakurk "Khuakurk" mount northern Erbil.
2 month ago
AKP media outlets have announced Erdoğan as the winner in the first round of the Presidental elections, opposition CHP part spokesperson announces that the presidential race has gone to a second round.
2 month ago
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev calls to congratulate Erdoğan before election results finalized
2 month ago
Anadolu Agency (AA) has removed the election 2018 page from the official website
Opposition presidential candidate Ince: According to the High Election Board, 37 percent of ballot boxes have been opened so far. On TV news that 85 percent of ballot boxes have been opened is being aired, based on Anadolu Agency. Do not leave the ballot boxes.2 month ago
Opposition presidential candidate Ince: "According to the High Election Board, 37 percent of ballot boxes have been opened so far. On TV news that 85 percent of ballot boxes have been opened is being aired, based on Anadolu Agency. Do not leave the ballot boxes."
AA shows Erdogan supporters celebrate in Istanbul2 month ago
AA shows Erdogan supporters celebrate in Istanbul
People begin celebrating after news that HDP exceeded the election threshold came. This is from in front of the HDP's Diyarbakir provincial office tonight.2 month ago
People begin celebrating after news that HDP exceeded the election threshold came. This is from in front of the HDP's Diyarbakir provincial office tonight.
2 month ago
Partial results in Turkish state media have pro-Kurdish party poised to enter parliament, ruling party majority at risk.
Results for TurkeyElections with 74.3% of the votes counted.  Presidential elections:   Recep Tayyip Erdogan: 54.7% Muharrem Ince: 29.6% Meral Aksener: 7.5% Selahattin Demirtas: 7% Temel Karamollaoglu: 0.9% Dogu Perincek: 0.2%2 month ago
Results for TurkeyElections with 74.3% of the votes counted. Presidential elections: Recep Tayyip Erdogan: 54.7% Muharrem Ince: 29.6% Meral Aksener: 7.5% Selahattin Demirtas: 7% Temel Karamollaoglu: 0.9% Dogu Perincek: 0.2%
Main opposition CHP says Ince's votes at 40 pct as opposed to the 28 pct state-run Anadolu is reporting and that Erdogan is at 46 pct, not 57 pct, citing their own numbers. No main broadcaster apart from Fox TV airs their press conference.2 month ago
Main opposition CHP says Ince's votes at 40 pct as opposed to the 28 pct state-run Anadolu is reporting and that Erdogan is at 46 pct, not 57 pct, citing their own numbers. No main broadcaster apart from Fox TV airs their press conference.
Initial results released  opposition @adilsecimnet platform differ from initial results put out by @anadoluagency - show Erdogan with 43.5% of vote and Ince with 33.9%2 month ago
Initial results released opposition @adilsecimnet platform differ from initial results put out by @anadoluagency - show Erdogan with 43.5% of vote and Ince with 33.9%
2 month ago
By AA results, HDP is at 9%, at 35% of votes counted. It was 6% when the results were first released.
2 month ago
Erdogan gets 56.6% of votes after 51.4% of them are counted - CNN
Four people were arrested on Sunday over alleged vote rigging in the southeastern Turkish province of Sanliurfa Suruc2 month ago
Four people were arrested on Sunday over alleged vote rigging in the southeastern Turkish province of Sanliurfa Suruc
Opposition presidential candidate Muharrem Ince CHP just showed up at the High Electoral Commission in Ankara where results will be announced later, he repeatedly asked people to cast their vote and then what will happen to it2 month ago
Opposition presidential candidate Muharrem Ince CHP just showed up at the High Electoral Commission in Ankara where results will be announced later, he repeatedly asked people to cast their vote and then what will happen to it
2 month ago
Polls have closed across Turkey and millions of voters have cast their ballots in the historic Turkey election that will determine the next president and parliament under a new system
Denmark's PM Lars Lokke Rasmussen says his country is seeing the lowest number of "spontaneous asylum-seekers" in 9 years, crediting both domestic measures and those taken by EU, eg the "Turkey deal". So if numbers are lower than ever, why are disputes so bitter right now?
Kurdish villagers in Hakkari, a HDP stronghold, forced to walk miles after having their ballot boxes moved are determined to vote.2 month ago
Kurdish villagers in Hakkari, a HDP stronghold, forced to walk miles after having their ballot boxes moved are determined to vote.
2 month ago
The process started on 11 Twitter accounts that have been provoked on Social Media.
Urfa, Suruç: Police seized four sacks of ballot papers allegedly pre-sealed and on its way to be distributed in polling stations. Three people were detained. Comes after growing opposition calls over election violations in the town.2 month ago
Urfa, Suruç: Police seized four sacks of ballot papers allegedly pre-sealed and on its way to be distributed in polling stations. Three people were detained. Comes after growing opposition calls over election violations in the town.
Footage from Istanbul purportedly from moments where AKP representatives physically attacked @iyiparti deputy and MP candidate @umitozdag2 month ago
Footage from Istanbul purportedly from moments where AKP representatives physically attacked @iyiparti deputy and MP candidate @umitozdag
Right wing opposition İyi Party's presidential candidate MeralAkşener: I hope these elections will reflect the free will of the people There are over 350 OSCE observers to monitor the elections, and whether the vote will be freeandfair is number one priority for the opposition2 month ago
Right wing opposition İyi Party's presidential candidate MeralAkşener: "I hope these elections will reflect the free will of the people" There are over 350 OSCE observers to monitor the elections, and whether the vote will be freeandfair is number one priority for the opposition
2 month ago
Turkish FM threatens action if UN fails to end PKK presence in Makhmur
HDP nominee for Istanbul, journalist Ahmet Şık has cast his vote in Fındıklı, I believe everything will be nice and good. Today we are liberating from this mafia.2 month ago
HDP nominee for Istanbul, journalist Ahmet Şık has cast his vote in Fındıklı, "I believe everything will be nice and good. Today we are liberating from this mafia."
Mass open voting has been caught in Urfa's Suruç at GAP Anadolu High School at ballot-boxes 1043 and 1044; Ballot-box committee has refused to comment.2 month ago
Mass open voting has been caught in Urfa's Suruç at GAP Anadolu High School at ballot-boxes 1043 and 1044; Ballot-box committee has refused to comment.
The İstanbul 35th High Criminal Court on Wednesday accepted an indictment charging Turkish translator Sebla Küçük with disseminating “terrorist propaganda” in three of her tweets, which were translations of news bites from English-language media sources on Turkey’s Afrin offensive in northern Syria earlier this year2 month ago
The İstanbul 35th High Criminal Court on Wednesday accepted an indictment charging Turkish translator Sebla Küçük with disseminating “terrorist propaganda” in three of her tweets, which were translations of news bites from English-language media sources on Turkey’s Afrin offensive in northern Syria earlier this year
Election safety observers have been taken out of voting station by ballot-box chair in Erzurum's Yakutiye at ballot-box:1156.2 month ago
Election safety observers have been taken out of voting station by ballot-box chair in Erzurum's Yakutiye at ballot-box:1156.
Presidential candidate Muharrem İnce announced after casting his vote, the best may prevail.   I go to Ankara. Tonight I will be in front of Supreme Electoral Board headquarters.2 month ago
Presidential candidate Muharrem İnce announced after casting his vote, "the best may prevail. I go to Ankara. Tonight I will be in front of Supreme Electoral Board headquarters."
A car without traffic registration plate has been detected in Izmir's Karşıyaka at Şemikler Anadolu High School yard. Police has checked the car and moved it out of school yard.2 month ago
A car without traffic registration plate has been detected in Izmir's Karşıyaka at Şemikler Anadolu High School yard. Police has checked the car and moved it out of school yard.
Official report has been filed about an AKP voter for voting openly in Adıyaman's Kahta.2 month ago
Official report has been filed about an AKP voter for voting openly in Adıyaman's Kahta.
2 month ago
CHP politician @tgmcelebi says observers arriving in some 30 villages in Turkey's Sanliurfa district were kept away from polling stations by force
A citizen has cast a vote for her mother despite the mother being literate and having no visual impairment in Manisa's Yunusemre at Halit Görgülü High School at ballot-box:1448. Ballot box chair has permitted her vote, despite discussions.2 month ago
A citizen has cast a vote for her mother despite the mother being literate and having no visual impairment in Manisa's Yunusemre at Halit Görgülü High School at ballot-box:1448. Ballot box chair has permitted her vote, despite discussions.
HDP co-leader Sezai Temelli casts vote in Turkey's east in landmark twin elections2 month ago
HDP co-leader Sezai Temelli casts vote in Turkey's east in landmark twin elections
A citizen in Istanbul's Sarıyer at Kocataş Barbaros Primary School has been caught with two ballot-envelopes; official report has been filed.2 month ago
A citizen in Istanbul's Sarıyer at Kocataş Barbaros Primary School has been caught with two ballot-envelopes; official report has been filed.
Uluhan Imam Hatip Secondary School in Urfa Merkez Haliliye district CHP's polling officers objected to collective votes are reported to be taken out and being beaten.2 month ago
Uluhan Imam Hatip Secondary School in Urfa Merkez Haliliye district CHP's polling officers objected to collective votes are reported to be taken out and being beaten.
TurkeyVotes:  Some 415 observers from eight international organizations have been deployed to  Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections. Over 600 international journalists are following Turkey's polls2 month ago
#TurkeyVotes: Some 415 observers from eight international organizations have been deployed to Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections. Over 600 international journalists are following Turkey's polls
Ramazan Atıl Anatolian High School in Adana: man was arrested in attempt to vote  for the 2nd time2 month ago
Ramazan Atıl Anatolian High School in Adana: man was arrested in attempt to vote for the 2nd time
Cars without a traffic registration plate which had caused discussions regarding election safety in previous years, have been seen again in Istanbul's Demirkapı district at Hasan Kağnıcı Primary School.2 month ago
Cars without a traffic registration plate which had caused discussions regarding election safety in previous years, have been seen again in Istanbul's Demirkapı district at Hasan Kağnıcı Primary School.
Ballots have been taken to several electoral regions in the city of Van  military helicopters.2 month ago
Ballots have been taken to several electoral regions in the city of Van military helicopters.
Security measures have been taken in the Saffet Febi School in Istanbul's Üsküdar ahead of President and AKP chair Erdoğan's arrival to cast his vote. Citizens have been taken to security check-points to be allowed in voting stations.2 month ago
Security measures have been taken in the Saffet Febi School in Istanbul's Üsküdar ahead of President and AKP chair Erdoğan's arrival to cast his vote. Citizens have been taken to security check-points to be allowed in voting stations.
In Diyarbakir, three people reportedly tried entering the polling station with a thousand sealed envelopes and ballot papers before being noticed by locals.2 month ago
In Diyarbakir, three people reportedly tried entering the polling station with a thousand sealed envelopes and ballot papers before being noticed by locals.
@Basak__Demirtas, wife of HDP's imprisoned presidential candidate Demirtaş, casted her vote in Diyarbakir. She says: I am very excited, so I came early. One vote will change much. Good days are near, democracy, peace and freedom will win.2 month ago
@Basak__Demirtas, wife of HDP's imprisoned presidential candidate Demirtaş, casted her vote in Diyarbakir. She says: "I am very excited, so I came early. One vote will change much. Good days are near, democracy, peace and freedom will win."
2 month ago
Polls are opening at Turkish presidential and parliamentary elections
Turkey is heading to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary and presidential elections with 56.322.632 registered votersand180.065 ballot boxes across the country.  Voting will start at 8.00 a.m.local time (0500GMT)and will continue through 5.00 p.m.local time (1400GMT).2 month ago
Turkey is heading to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary and presidential elections with 56.322.632 registered votersand180.065 ballot boxes across the country. Voting will start at 8.00 a.m.local time (0500GMT)and will continue through 5.00 p.m.local time (1400GMT).
Main opposition party CHP website that controls votes count appeared to show numbers before actual vote2 month ago
Main opposition party CHP website that controls votes count appeared to show numbers before actual vote
Turkish Air Force drone heading towards the Iran border2 month ago
Turkish Air Force drone heading towards the Iran border
Aftermath of HDP's Van final election rally where police attack people with tear gas and pressured water2 month ago
Aftermath of HDP's Van final election rally where police attack people with tear gas and pressured water
3 Turkish workers who were kidnapped in Libya last November freed after 233 days of captivity
A video from the test launch of the HISAR-O medium altitude air defence system.2 month ago
A video from the test launch of the HISAR-O medium altitude air defence system.
2 month ago
Ahead of Turkey Elections PKK announces the suspension of all military activities as of 19.00 local time today, saying their forces will focus on avoiding inhabited areas and places where people will be voting for 24 hours.
2 month ago
Nearly 300 Turkish diplomats seek asylum in Germany since coup attempt
People from HDP's Izmir rally today greet election convoy of CHP's presidential candidate Muharrem Ince with applause.2 month ago
People from HDP's Izmir rally today greet election convoy of CHP's presidential candidate Muharrem Ince with applause.
This is the moment on @cnnturk split screen Erdogan claims Ince speaks to empty squares, they say 5 million but not even 500 people are there on the left while Ince's packed Maltepe rally is shown on the right.2 month ago
This is the moment on @cnnturk split screen Erdogan claims "Ince speaks to empty squares, they say 5 million but not even 500 people are there" on the left while Ince's packed Maltepe rally is shown on the right.
Massive HDP rally in Van, Turkey2 month ago
Massive HDP rally in Van, Turkey
2 month ago
Turkish airstrikes kill 3 civilians in Sheladize, Iraq
Estonian TV reporter covering @vekilince's final rally in Istanbul's Maltepe today: there are more people here than the entire population of Estonia. I didn't expect that.2 month ago
Estonian TV reporter covering @vekilince's final rally in Istanbul's Maltepe today: "there are more people here than the entire population of Estonia. I didn't expect that".
CHP, HDP supporters and leftist go together to the speech of Muharrem Ince in Maltepe, Istanbul. Turkey2 month ago
CHP, HDP supporters and leftist go together to the speech of Muharrem Ince in Maltepe, Istanbul. Turkey
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