Middle East

Polls close in rerun of Istanbul mayoral election

While 32 candidates are listed, the real race is between AK Party's Binali Yildirim and CHP's Ekrem Imamoglu.

Turkey: Polls close in rerun of Istanbul mayoral election

Turkey

Istanbul votes in landmark mayoral rerun

The result of March 31 polls was a big blow to AK Party, which also lost control of Ankara and Izmir.

Turkey: Istanbul votes in 'historic' rerun of mayoral vote

Middle East

Morsi 'killed' by Egyptian government, son says

Son of late former president named several incumbent Egyptian officials as being responsible for his father's death.

Morsi 'killed' by Egyptian government, son says

AJ Impact

Calling Trump's bluff, Erdogan says US sanctions will not happen

Washington is set to punish Ankara if it accepts Russian missiles. Only Trump can stop the economic pain - if he wants.

Calling Trump's bluff, Erdogan says US sanctions will not happen

Mohamed Morsi

Erdogan: Egypt government should be tried over Morsi's death

The Turkish president said Morsi was "killed" and wants the Egyptian government face an international court.

Erdogan: Egypt government should be tried over Morsi's death

Mohamed Morsi

Turkey: Erdogan slams Egypt's 'tyrants' as thousands mourn Morsi

Mosques across Turkey hold prayer services for former Egyptian president, who died in a Cairo court on Monday.

Turkey: Erdogan slams Egypt's 'tyrants' as thousands mourn Morsi

Turkey

Erdogan: No step back from S-400 deal with Russia

Turkish president says US offer to sell Patriot missiles to Ankara is not as good as Russia's S-400 offer.

Erdogan: No step back from S-400 deal with Russia

Counting the Cost

What can stop Turkey's economy from unravelling?

From credit-fuelled boom to currency crisis. As Turkey's economy unravels, we ask what can be done to stop the rot.

Turkey

Turkey's Erdogan reveals new judicial reforms amid bid to join EU

After years of criticism of a crackdown on dissident following a 2016 attempted coup, Erdogan announces reforms.

Turkey's Erdogan reveals new judicial reforms amid bid to join EU

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan reiterates call to create working group on Russian S-400

In a phone call, Trump and Erdogan agree to meet on sidelines of G-20 next month in Japan.

Erdogan reiterates call to create working group on Russian S-400

UpFront

Istanbul's election rerun: A blow to democracy in Turkey?

Senior AK Party member Harun Armagan and Mustafa Akyol debate whether an upcoming election rerun is democratic.

Istanbul's election rerun: A blow to democracy in Turkey?

Turkey

Turkish election body will not rerun Istanbul district polls

Board rejects opposition demand to cancel district elections, a week after it ordered rerun of Istanbul mayoral polls.

Turkish election body will not rerun Istanbul district polls

Turkey

Turkey opposition calls for full rerun of Istanbul vote

The CHP makes new move in Turkey's election dispute as AK Party heavyweights denounce decision to rerun mayoral vote.

Turkey's opposition seeks to annul all Istanbul votes

Turkey

Erdogan: Istanbul vote rerun is 'best step'

Decision by Turkey's high election board to stage repeat of last month's local elections slammed by Western critics.

Erdogan welcomes controversial move to rerun Istanbul vote

Turkey

Turkey's election board orders rerun of Istanbul mayoral vote

President Erdogan's party had lodged a complaint and demanded the rerun of the neck-and-neck race in the metropolis.