October, 2015 Archive

Turkey votes again

Our final predictions: slightly stronger AK Party, stronger CHP, slightly weaker nationalists, a Kurdish party in third place...

The expatriate factor

Votes cast by Turkish nationals abroad could swing more results in this election than ever before...

A fifth Turkish political party?

Gossip about a fifth party in the next Turkish parliament is still just gossip - for the moment...

The manifestos compared: president or parliament?

Despite new references to "fairer representation" in politics, the AK Party's executive presidency proposals are unchanged...

How will they vote this time?

As Turkey's voters are dragged to ballot box for the second time, how do opinion polls say they will vote?...

How the election happened again

Relive the summer that never was and remember how Turkey tried - and failed - to form a coalition government after the June general election...