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After Erdoğan

The prime minister’s illness triggers thoughts of what might happen after he leaves office. As these words buzz their way across the interweb to you, Turkey’s prime...

Election 2011: timetable of events

Following on from yesterday’s missive, a quick guide for when to expect what in Turkey’s election today. Let’s hope for a few surprises. 7am – voting...

Golden Numbers of Election Night

The main figures to watch out for in this weekend's election...

MHP crashes below threshold in opinion poll, but result is really a CHP victory

Just two parties are likely to cross the 10 percent threshold at the next Turkish election, according to the latest Haberturk/Konsensüs opinion poll. The results, which paint a...

Who will win Turkey’s next general election?

Thoughts and predictions ahead of the next Turkish parliamentary vote Some astonishing news for you: Turkey’s parliament is playing by the rules. That’s right. The...

Poll shows first CHP lead in eight years

The week’s events in the Mediterranean have clouded many things, including an interesting set of opinion polls published by SONAR at the end of last month. Here are the...

AK support down in latest GENAR poll

GENAR’s quarterly survey was published earlier this week. For national voting intentions, the headline percentages were (with changes from the previous quarter): AK Party:...