Turkey

Erdogan's party files appeal for rerun of Istanbul poll

If the appeal is approved, fresh voting will take place on June 2, 60 days after the initial vote.

Erdogan's AK Party appeals for rerun of Istanbul's mayoral poll

Middle East

Turkey: Dispute over mayoral election results continues

Why Turkish President Erdogan's AK Party is challenging the results of the Istanbul mayor's counting results.

Turkey

Erdogan says 'organised crimes' took place in Istanbul vote

The Turkish president defended his party's plans to demand a full recount following last week's local elections.

Erdogan says 'organised crimes' took place in Istanbul vote

Inside Story

Is Turkey's president under threat?

Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his AK Party suffer unprecedented defeats in local elections.

Turkey

Turkish elections: Much at stake in Kurdish-majority southeast

Nearly 100 mayors from the pro-Kurdish HDP party have been removed from office and replaced by government trustees.

Turkish elections: Much at stake in Kurdish-majority southeast

Turkey

Turkey elections: Mansur Yavas leads polls in Ankara mayoral race

He is running for the third time and thinks he will win because 'there is a big demand for change among the people'.

Turkey elections: Mansur Yavas leads polls in Ankara mayoral race

Turkey

'Food terrorism': Turkey cuts prices as elections near

President Erdogan told a campaign rally that rising food prices were a 'terrorist attack' by unidentified powers.

Food prices slashed as Turkey readies for local elections

Talk to Al Jazeera

Turkey election special: Erdogan adviser vs Saadet Party leader

Temel Karamollaoglu, leader of the Saadet Party, and presidential spokesperson Ibrahim Kalin discuss Turkey's elections.

Counting the Cost

Erdogan's Turkey: An economic success story?

Murat Yulek, a professor at Istanbul Commerce University, discusses the AK party's economic policies.

The Listening Post

Turkey: Debasing the free press?

We explore the deteriorating state of press freedom in the run-up and wake of the country's parliamentary elections.

Counting the Cost

Can the AK party save Turkey's flagging economy?

After its landslide election victory, we explore the steps Turkey's government needs to take to revive its economy.

The Listening Post

Turkey's 'free' press

We examine the state of journalism in Erdogan's Turkey; plus, how to separate fact from fiction when news is breaking.

Middle East

Analysis: Will Turkey's AKP push for systemic change?

Despite its surprise win, the polarising nature of changing political system means AKP is unlikely to act anytime soon.

Analysis: Will Turkey's AKP push for systemic change?

Opinion

AK party is back on stage with force and responsibility

Relieved from the pressure, the party is more likely to take steps to reduce the level of political polarisation.

Galip Dalay

by Galip Dalay

Galip Dalay

Opinion

A mountain to climb for Turkey's liberals and leftists

Amid rising violence and a crackdown on free speech, critics raise their voices - but remain pessimistic about the vote.

David Lepeska

by David Lepeska

David Lepeska