Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, fresh off a win in local elections, warned his enemies that he’s got a mandate to root out “traitors” from within after months of graft leaks shook his administration.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government is relying on its parliamentary majority to block opposition efforts to delve deeper into graft charges against former cabinet members as local elections loom.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is gaining the upper hand in Turkey’s political feud by purging a police force and judiciary that helped him become the country’s most powerful leader in decades, analysts and police experts say.
Turkey’s opposition urged Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to quit and protests broke out in several cities after the release of an audio tape purportedly of Erdogan discussing how to dispose of hidden funds.
Turkish courts today freed the last remaining detainees in the corruption scandal that has shaken the country, after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s purge of police and judiciary quashed the probe.