Over 50 million Turkish voters cast their ballots in a referendum on whether to replace the current parliamentary system. A small majority voted in favor of giving more powers to the president.
As President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan observes his party’s 16th anniversary, Turkish and international observers question the impact ongoing purges will have on its reformist legacy. Diego Cupolo reports from Ankara.
Mayor Melih Gokcek has accused German politician Cem Özdemir of being an "Armenian servant" and traitor. Özdemir, the son of Turkish immigrants, has been highly critical of the government in Ankara.
Americans are incensed by a brutal attack by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's bodyguards on protesters even now, months later. Politicians joined the victims to express their outrage at a rally in Washington.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to "chop off the heads" of traitors in a speech marking the anniversary of a failed coup. The opposition has attacked his call for the return of capital punishment.
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