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Pro-Kurdish breakthrough in the Turkey” should not be reduced to its identity dimension “

Pro-Kurdish breakthrough in the Turkey

Pro-Kurdish breakthrough in the Turkey after the parliamentary elections on June 7 2015. This is the first time that the AKP government has declined from 49 % to 41 % of the vote since the previous legislative . The formation loses its absolute majority. Although still powerful , it is a defeat for AKP and Erdogan. The other novelty is ...

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Kurds forced HDP entry in the Turkish Parliament

HDP entry in the Turkish Parliament

The Kurds occupy the coveted position of king-makers in Turkey and forced HDP entry in the Turkish Parliament, following the parliamentary elections on Sunday, June 7. After a tense campaign, the Kurdish party HDP has largely crossed the 10% threshold imposed for a seat on the benches of Parliament. With 13% of votes, it gets 80. “We won a great ...

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