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Gerb freezes talks after recording from Change Continues leadership meeting discussing proposed joint government is released.
With Recep Tayyip Erdogan the clear favourite after first-round win, is there any room for a Kemal Kilicdaroglu shock victory?
As lira trades just below 20/$ in the interbank market, rate at the Istanbul Grand Bazaar hovers in the 21s.
Democratic governance deteriorates in Emerging Europe and Central Asia, with worst declines in already authoritarian regions.
If there was widespread ballot box fraud, then we will never know as nobody was set up to look out for it. But if Turkey’s strongman does indeed remain so popular, analysts must learn that hope is not analysis.
Following his disappearance, opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya had urged her supporters to be prepared for all future scenarios.
In Turkish elections there is a thievery margin. Everybody knows it.
Challenger Kilicdaroglu scores much less than expected. Markets disappointed the era of president’s ‘unorthodox’ economics is not over.
Turkey goes to the polls on Sunday May 14. Any rational analysis says the Erdogan era must end. Country in days and weeks that follow the voting will not be for the faint-hearted.
Scenario in which Erdogan and his ruling party refuse to hand over power repeatedly mentioned.
Of the many questionable statements Vladimir Putin has made over the years, the one concerning the tragedy of the collapse of the Soviet Union may have been the closest to the truth, but not in the way he intended.
The leaders of Central Asia's five republics plus Armenia's PM arrived in Moscow to stand by Putin for the annual May 9 Victory Day parade, despite strong US pressure to downgrade and even break ties with Russia where possible.
If Kemal Kilicdaroglu manages to unseat Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to achieve his aims, he may have to utilise presidential powers, the very levers he has pledged to loosen.
The Council of Foreign Ministers meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) met in Goa and saw old rivals try to put aside their rivalries in an effort to build a more co-ordinated coalition of developing countries.
Nerve-racking week ahead for Turkey in run-up to May 14 elections.
Putin, he adds, could engage in efforts such as fake news operations to help get his fellow strongman over the line and “events that transpire… might shock us”.
Hungarian media ignore clear political differences between the two leaders and paint visit as a major diplomatic success and a reward for its "pro-Christian" policies.
When a female journalist asked Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov if the Black Sea grain deal was dead as he walked into a meeting of the UN Security Council on April 24 all he would say was "nice dress."