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Istanbul mayoral election centers on fight against corruption | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 13.06.2019

DW - 2019-07-18 00:54

Istanbul mayoral election exposes hate, resentment for Syrians in Turkey - Syria Direct

Syriadirect - 2019-07-18 00:54

Preliminary results indicate AKP defeat in Istanbul mayoral re-r

Rûdaw - 2019-07-14 23:12

Istanbul Mayoral Elections: Could Result Threaten Turkish President Erdogan?

Ibtimes - 2019-07-04 23:54

Istanbul Mayoral Election: Does Erdogan’s Loss Mean Democracy Will Be Restored? - The Organization for World Peace

Theowp - 2019-07-04 12:51

Turkey elections: Erdogan says Istanbul mayoral vote should be cancelled - The National

Thenational - 2019-06-27 22:34

With the Opposition Victory in Istanbul’s Mayoral Rerun, Is Turkey’s Future in Play?

Worldpoliticsreview - 2019-06-27 16:36

Istanbul residents vote in mayoral re-run, in key test for Turkish democracy, Erdogan » Manila Bulletin News

MB - 2019-06-27 15:41

Istanbul's candidates in re-run of mayoral election | WFTV

WFTV - 2019-06-25 20:54

Turkish President Erdogan's Party Loses Big In Istanbul Mayoral Race | Jefferson Public Radio

IJPR - 2019-06-25 14:42

Istanbul’s candidates in re-run of mayoral election

Therepublic - 2019-06-25 12:13

Istanbul voters turn out for mayoral election rerun as Erdogan bids to reverse defeat in Turkey's largest city

Telegraph - 2019-06-25 12:13

Istanbul residents vote in mayoral re-run, in key test for Turkish democracy and President Erdogan, Europe News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-06-25 11:04

Istanbul votes once again in key mayoral election re-run | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-06-25 11:04

Istanbul votes in crucial mayoral rerun | News | DW | 23.06.2019

DW - 2019-06-25 11:04

Turkish President Erdogan's Party Loses Big In Istanbul Mayoral Race | WMRA and WEMC

WMRA - 2019-06-25 09:36

Turkey's opposition wins rerun of Istanbul mayoral vote

Kurdiu - 2019-06-24 23:18

Istanbul mayoral vote: well-organised and transparent under tense circumstances - Newsroom

COE - 2019-06-24 20:06

Opposition Win in Istanbul's Mayoral Election Deals a Blow to Turkey's Erdogan [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-06-24 19:05

Istanbul mayoral vote: Is ‘disastrous’ loss beginning of Erdogan’s end? - BBC News

BBC - 2019-06-24 16:45

Mayoral elections Istanbul: Kurdish vote decisive

Kurdish-European Society - 2019-06-24 14:59
PRESS RELEASE 25-24 / 06/2019Esslingen, 24 June 2019 Mayoral elections Istanbul: Kurdish... ...

CHP’s Imamoglu wins Istanbul’s mayoral poll

Waar Media - 2019-06-24 11:52
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s opposition Republican People’s Party’s (CHP) mayoral candidate Ekrem Imamoglu won the do-over election in Istanbul, according to unofficial results. With total of 99.37% of ballots counted, Imamoglu won 54.03% of the votes, while ruli ...

Istanbul votes in mayoral re-run, in test for Turkish democracy, Erdogan - CNA

Channelnewsasia - 2019-06-24 01:39

Turkey’s opposition wins rerun of Istanbul’s mayoral election

E-Kurd - 2019-06-24 00:23
ISTANBUL,— The opposition candidate for mayor of Istanbul celebrated a landmark win Sunday in a closely watched repeat election that ended weeks of political tension and broke President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party’s 25-year hold on Turkey’s biggest city ...

Polls close in Istanbul in re-run of mayoral race

France24 - 2019-06-23 23:42

Erdogan’s candidate defeated in controversial Istanbul mayoral election

Irishtimes - 2019-06-23 23:25

CHP’s Imamoğlu: The outcome not a "victory" but a "new beginning"

ANF - 2019-06-23 22:45
According to unofficial results, Ekrem İmamoğlu of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) has won the mayoral election repeated in Istanbul city today. ...

Preliminary results indicate AKP defeat in Istanbul mayoral re-run

Rûdaw - 2019-06-23 22:29
Preliminary results give CHP candidate Ekrem Imamoglu a 53.9% of the vote share ...

Istanbul Votes in Mayoral Election Re-Run | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-06-23 19:09

Sunday’s Istanbul mayoral race: a contest for Turkey | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-23 18:12

Vote counting begins in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-06-23 17:01
Polling clerks have started counting votes in Istanbul’s repeated mayoral election. ...

Istanbul, the Mayoral Election Rerun: A Turning Point for Democracy? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-06-23 16:58

Voting ends in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-06-23 16:34
Polls closed in the mayoral election of Istanbul that has been repeated today after the cancellation demanded by the AKP regime that was defeated to CHP in 31 March election. ...

Istanbul votes in mayoral re-run, in test for Turkish democracy, Erdogan

Gulan Media - 2019-06-23 15:57

Istanbul mayoral election: vote a key test for Erdogan

Irishtimes - 2019-06-23 15:13

"Istanbul election historic opportunity for victory over AKP"

ANF - 2019-06-23 13:59
Today, the mayoral election in Istanbul is repeated. Mustafa Karasu of the KCK calls on the Kurdish population of the metropolis to high voter turnout in order to seize the historic opportunity to defeat the AKP/MHP. ...

Millions of Istanbul residents began voting in re-run of mayoral election

E-Kurd - 2019-06-23 13:30
ISTANBUL,— Millions of Istanbul residents began voting on Sunday in a re-run of a mayoral election that has become a referendum on President Tayyip Erdogan’s policies and a test of Turkey’s ailing democracy. In the initial March 31 vote, the opposition R ...

Istanbul votes: Polls open in mayoral election re-run

Rûdaw - 2019-06-23 13:18
Election authorities agreed to a rerun after the AKP disputed the outcome ...

Istanbul’s candidates in re-run of mayoral election

Gulan Media - 2019-06-22 17:05

Turkey’s Kurdish HDP party says Ocalan’s call does not change strategy in Istanbul

E-Kurd - 2019-06-21 17:44
ISTANBUL,— The Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) said on Friday its strategy of supporting the opposition in the Istanbul mayoral election has not changed despite a last-minute call from Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan for it to be n ...

Turkey: PKK leader calls for neutrality in Istanbul mayoral vote | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-06-21 16:21

What Istanbul’s New Mayoral Elections Mean for Turkey’s Future

Foreignaffairs - 2019-06-21 15:16

Erdogan's party fights to retake Istanbul in mayoral re-run vote - The Peninsula Qatar

Thepeninsulaqatar - 2019-06-20 21:06

In Defense of Communism: Istanbul mayoral re-election: The stance of the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP)

Idcommunism - 2019-06-20 18:51

'If we lose Istanbul, we lose Turkey': why the mayoral election is so critical to Erdogan's hold on power - The National

Thenational - 2019-06-20 16:51

Erdogan's Party Fights To Retake Istanbul In Mayoral Re Run Vote

Newvision - 2019-06-20 15:40

The Quick Read… Turkey Calling 'Redo' on Istanbul’s Mayoral Elections

Yahoo - 2019-06-19 13:51

Istanbul mayoral candidates face off in rare debate

Rûdaw - 2019-06-17 08:54
Yildirim said the March 31 election had been “stolen” from him ...

Istanbul mayoral candidates to debate in rare TV face-off

Al Monitor - 2019-06-12 20:25

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls for vote redo in Istanbul mayoral election with Ekrem Imamoglu victory - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-06-04 21:44

Erdogan party defeated in Istanbul mayoral race

France24 - 2019-06-01 08:40

In blow to Erdogan, Turkish opposition declares victory in major mayoral races - Turkey - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-05-31 02:19

Kurdish votes will be kingmakers in Istanbul mayoral race - pollster | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-27 00:24

CNN Türk accused of cutting opposition mayoral candidate İmamoğlu interview | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-22 01:28

HDP Co-chair: Our fight on March 31 will continue on June 23

ANF - 2019-05-19 20:07
"There can be no agreement with fascism," said HDP leader Sezai Temelli on the rerun of mayoral elections in Istanbul on 23 June. ...

How Istanbul’s mayoral elections are shaping the future of Erdoğan’s Turkey | Sinan Ulgen | Opinion | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-15 14:52

Is democracy dead in Turkey? The re-run of Istanbul’s mayoral race will tell

Brookings - 2019-05-13 02:37

Istanbul’s mayoral election re-run will only make Erdogan weaker | The Independent

Independent - 2019-05-12 00:12

FT: New mayoral elections in Istanbul will hurt Turkey

NEWS - 2019-05-08 20:57

Turkey election body orders re-run of Istanbul mayoral vote

E-Kurd - 2019-05-07 15:13
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s top election body ordered a re-run of Istanbul’s mayoral election on Monday after the party of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan complained about its shock defeat in the vote, the state news agency reported. The winner of the election, E ...

YSK rules for a rerun of Istanbul mayoral election

ANF - 2019-05-06 20:13
Gathering upon AKP’s request, Turkey’s Supreme Election Board (YSK) has made its final decision for Istanbul local election. ...

Istanbul mayoral election ripples reverberate far beyond Turkey's borders

Rûdaw - 2019-04-27 13:12
Omens are not very good for the long term for Islamists ...

Electoral board will not certify Kurdish mayoral candidates previously dismissed by decree | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-24 00:21

For Erdoğan losing Istanbul means more than a mayoral seat - analysis | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-13 02:33

Erdoğan's AKP party seeks rerun of Istanbul mayoral election | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-04-12 21:29

Chicago Mayoral Election 2019: Voters to decide between Lori Lightfoot, Toni Preckwinkle in historic election [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-04-03 18:44

Erdogan's party suffer surprise defeats in Turkish mayoral elections in three biggest cities

Gulan Media - 2019-04-02 23:09

What do the Istanbul and Ankara mayoral elections mean for the opposition? | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-02 07:25

‘Votes Still Being Counted in Istanbul Mayoral Race’

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 18:43
WAAR_DUHOK Votes are still being counted in the Istanbul metropolitan municipality race, said the mayoral candidate for Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party on Monday. Binali Yildirim told reporters that invalid votes cast on Sunday outnumb ...

2.500 votes for the HDP cancelled in Muş

ANF - 2019-04-01 10:50
Muş HDP co-mayoral candidate Sırrı Sakık stated that 2.500 valid votes for the HDP have been cancelled and they will appeal against it. ...

Who will get the green light in Istanbul? Traffic crisis key issue in mayoral race | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-03-31 23:27

CHP mayoral candidate for Siverek taken into custody

ANF - 2019-03-31 16:51
CHP mayoral candidate Fatih Bucak has been taken into custody in Siverek. ...

Turkey: AK Party Istanbul Candidate Votes In Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Binali Yildirim, ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s mayoral candidate for Istanbul, cast his ballot in Turkey’s local elections in Istanbul on Sunday. The elections are “festivals” of democracy, Yildirim told reporters after casting h ...

Turkey: CHP Candidate For Ankara Votes In Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Mansur Yavas, the mayoral candidate of the main opposition Republican People’s Party for the capital Ankara, cast his ballot in Sunday’s local elections in Ankara, Turkey. Speaking to reporters after voting, Yavas wished that election results ...

AK Party Ankara Candidate Votes In Turkish Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Mehmet Ozhaseki, the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s mayoral candidate for the capital Ankara, cast his ballot on Sunday’s local elections in Ankara. Speaking to reporters after casting his ballot, Ozhaseki said everyone should res ...

Who will get the green light in Istanbul? Traffic crisis key to mayoral race | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-03-25 21:35

Voters wary as mayoral race for Turkey’s capital tightens | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-19 22:07

Diyarbakır mayoral candidates set for crucial local election contest | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-15 09:17

Turkey’s southeast cities “reborn” after mayoral purge - AA | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-13 16:39

HDP’s Temelli: Let’s give voice to Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-03-01 16:44
HDP co-chair, Sezai Temelli, was welcomed by a convoy of dozens of vehicles. He was met by Kars co-mayoral candidates Ayhan Bilgen and Şevin Alaca. ...

Turkey blocks Kurdish politician's mayoral bid in Batman city

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-23 01:52

HDP Ağrı Co-mayoral candidate jailed

ANF - 2019-02-15 15:55
HDP Ağrı Co-mayoral candidate who was detained in political genocide operations, has been jailed. ...

London mayoral race: Tories shortlist three candidates - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-03 06:50

Mainly Kurdish HDP to support CHP's mayoral candidate in Turkey’s Izmir | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-01 16:18

Turkey arrests Kurdish mayoral candidate, 21 other women ahead of elections

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-30 07:45

Pro-Kurdish party will not run mayoral candidates in Turkey's three largest cities | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-28 14:45

Pro-Kurdish HDP mayoral candidate, officials detained | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-14 01:13

In Pictures: Flood Destroys Civilians' Houses in Sinjar

BAS News - 2018-12-09 00:27
ERBIL - Saturday's heavy rains destroyed a dozen of civilians' houses in the Yezidi majority populated region of Sinjar, an official said. Talking to BasNews, Khairi Ziban, a member of Sinjar mayoral council, said that a resident with three of his childr ...

Turkey's ruling party cuts deal with nationalist MHP on mayoral races

Al Monitor - 2018-11-29 03:45

Vote for democracy? Erdogan vows re-seizure of municipalities if HDP wins local elections

Koerdisch Instituut - 2018-10-10 22:16
Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan vowed to seize municipalities in mainly-Kurdish provinces once again by appointing trustees immediately after upcoming local elections take place if Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) mayoral candidates come out of ballot bo ...

IS Kills Two Civilians near Hawija

BAS News - 2018-09-11 16:46
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants attacked a village near Hawija (some 55 kilometres southwest of Kirkuk) overnight on Monday, killing at least two civilians. Mohammed Fayeq, former spokesperson for Tuz Khurmatu mayoral office, identified the victims ...

IS-Planted Landmine Kills Yezidi IDP Inside his Home

BAS News - 2018-07-23 15:37
ERBIL - A Yezidi IDP was killed on Monday in a landmine explosion while returning to his abandoned house after three years, an official said. Khairi Ziban, a member of Sinjar mayoral council, told BasNews that they identified the victim as Ibrahim Qolw, ...

Diyala: Iraqi Official Calls on Security Forces to Find his Abducted Brother

BAS News - 2018-06-27 15:02
ERBIL - The deputy head of the mayoral council of Mandali town in Diyala province, Raed Mandalawi has called on the Iraqi security forces to find his brother as he has been abducted by unidentified men since last week. Talking to reporters, the official ...

Mexico town's entire police force detained after murder

BBC - 2018-06-25 02:33
Federal forces arrest 27 officers and their boss after a mayoral candidate is murdered in Michoacán. ...

Turkey’s ruling party leads in Istanbul mayoral elections - opinion poll | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-03-26 20:06

2,300 Yezidi IDPs Still Displaced for Hashd al-Shaabi Invasion of Sinjar

BAS News - 2018-02-25 20:37
ERBIL — Thousands of Yezidis are still living on mount Sinjar since their city has been invaded by the Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militiamen on October 16th. The head of Sinjar Mayoral Council Waisi Naif told BasNews that since Sinjar has been taken ...

Kifri: Curfew Imposed After Violent Protests

BAS News - 2017-12-19 18:43
ERBIL — The local administration in Kifri district of Sulaymaniyah Province imposed a curfew after protests turned violent on Tuesday. The mayoral office of Kifri said in a statement that civilian movements across the city will be prohibited from 20:00 ( ...

Kurdish Official Survives Assassination in Mandali, Diyala

BAS News - 2017-12-02 10:56
ERBIL — The head of the mayoral council of Mandali town in Diyala province survived an assassination attempt on Friday, December 1. Azad Hameed Shafi, head of Mandali Mayoral Council, told BasNews that an improvised explosive device (IED) hit his car on ...

Kurdish Mayor of Daquq District in Kirkuk Deposed by Hashd Al-Shaabi

BAS News - 2017-11-21 14:50
ERBIL — The mayoral council of Daquq district in southern Kirkuk removed the mayor of the district under the pressure of the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi who took over the province on October 16. Ameer Khwakaram, Mayor of Daquq, told BasNews on Tu ...

Hashd Al-Shaabi Detonate 11 Civilian Houses in Sinjar

BAS News - 2017-11-19 11:14
SINJAR — Since the takeover of the Yezidi areas in Sinjar by Hashd al-Shaabi, acts of pillage, kidnapping and destroying houses have been on the rise. The head of Sinjar Mayoral Council Waisi Naif told BasNews that 11 houses have so far been detonated in ...
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