2007 general election

So, what’s next?

Yesterday, Turkey's Electoral Commission officially confirmed the results of last Sunday's election....

A resounding victory that now needs moderation

This historic AK Party victory should not go unchecked; a credible opposition is a vital part of any democracy....

Vote 2007: The fall of the Turkish left

Some final thoughts at the end of election night 2007...

Vote 2007: March of the independents

A new political force emerges in this election...

Vote 2007: Democrat resignation

First leader to go tonight - might there be more?...

Vote 2007: An AK sweep – already

With a third of the votes counted, Turkey's governing party is comfortably home already...

This man is the real problem

The CHP leader is spouting scaremongering rubbish and shouldn't be taken seriously....

Not a very normal threshold

Europe's highest court throws out arguments that Turkey's electoral threshold, at 10%, is too high...

Election 2007: Predictions

A call for your thoughts on this year's election...