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Former Turkish spy chief re-appointed to post after abandoning election bid

Mar 10, 2015

Former Turkish spy chief re-appointed to post after abandoning election bid

president Abdullah Gul back in the AK Party also pointed to apparent tensions.

"Erdogan is trying to find ways to enforce his power over the party he established in o

Turkey's Erdogan sworn in as president, consolidates power

Aug 29, 2014

Turkey's Erdogan sworn in as president, consolidates power

Abdullah Gul, a co-founder of Erdogan's AK Party.

Later on Thursday, Erdogan formally asked outgoing foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu to form a new government and be

Turkey to choose new PM as Erdogan settles in as President

Aug 21, 2014

Turkey to choose new PM as Erdogan settles in as President

Turkish foreign policy both as an adviser and as minister since 2003, is reported to be the strongest candidate. Binali Yildirim, a former transport minister and close Erdogan confidant, has also bee
Turkey foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu likely to take over party leadership

Aug 21, 2014

Turkey foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu likely to take over party leadership

for promotion to become prime minister under Erdogan's presidency, which begins on 28 August.Outgoing President Abdullah Gul appeared to leave the issue in no doubt, saying on Tuesday
The challenges that lie ahead for Turkey's new President, Tayyip Erdogan

Aug 11, 2014

The challenges that lie ahead for Turkey's new President, Tayyip Erdogan

2015 legislative elections.Also closely watched will be the future of outgoing president Abdullah Gul, a co-founder of the AKP with Erdogan, who has taken a distance from the premier
Turkey's Erdogan outlines vision for hands-on presidency as election looms

Aug 06, 2014

Turkey's Erdogan outlines vision for hands-on presidency as election looms

than incumbent Abdullah Gul.

Ihsanoglu, a veteran Islamic scholar nominated jointly by opposition parties, has based his campaign on the opposite principle, warning t

Protest staged in Turkey against Israeli Gaza offensive

Jul 20, 2014

Protest staged in Turkey against Israeli Gaza offensive

riot police had heavy security measures in place, deploying 0 water cannons before and near the consulate while more were positioned at the building's entrance.

Turkish President Abdullah<

Turkey's Erdogan positions himself for more powerful presidential role

Jul 02, 2014

Turkey's Erdogan positions himself for more powerful presidential role

The presidency Erdogan would assume if elected would in theory differ little from the largely ceremonial post occupied by incumbent Abdullah Gul.

Turkey: PM Erdogan says he will contest presidential polls

Jul 01, 2014

Turkey: PM Erdogan says he will contest presidential polls

means Erdogan's onetime close ally and co-founder of the Islamic-rooted AKP, incumbent president Abdullah Gul will be stepping aside with his political future uncertain.Erdogan has sa