Tag: Turkish elections

Erdogan And People’s Alliance Win Turkish Elections With Comfortable Majority

Turkey’s incumbent President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won the 2018 Turkish Presidential elections while the parliamentary People’s Alliance, a grouping of Erdogan’s AK Party and the conservative MHP have secured a victory over the competing National Alliance which consists of of the centre-left CH Party, the conservative Good party, the ultra-Islamist Saadet […]

Erodgan is Following in Ataturk’s Footsteps – Ince is Following in Angela Merkel’s Shadow

One of the great misconceptions promulgated by both European observers and some members of the CH Party in Turkey today is that the founder of the modern Republic of Turkey, Ataturk was someone who “looked west”. While Ataturk founded the CH Party, the current CH Presidential candidate who will challenge […]

Here’s Why Recep Tayyip Erdogan Will Win The Forthcoming Election

Turkey is about to hold its first Presidential election since the passage of a referendum which restructures national governance to transform Turkey into a strong Presidential system. Because of this and because of Turkey’s shift to increased geopolitical multipolarity, domestic economic growth and increasingly negative relations with the western powers […]