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Erdoğan calls football crisis in Riyadh an attempt at ‘sabotage’ targeting Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has described a recent crisis in Riyadh over the last-minute cancellation of the Turkish Super Cup final due to...

Turkey’s pro-Kurdish DEM Party faces growing pressure from nationalist parties

The pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Equality and Democracy Party (DEM Party) is facing pressure and attacks from nationalist parties, with their leaders questioning the party’s legitimacy...

Tensions run high in Turkish politics over killing of 12 soldiers in Iraq

Turkey’s ruling party, its far-right ally and the main opposition party have been engaged in a war of words and accusations following the recent...

Main opposition announces mayoral candidates in 126 districts for 2024 local elections

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) spokesperson Deniz Yücel has announced mayoral candidates from the party in 126 districts in nine provinces for the...

Opposition demands release of jailed MP following 2nd top court ruling on rights violation

Opposition politicians have once again called for the release of jailed lawmaker Can Atalay, who was elected to parliament in May, after Turkey’s Constitutional...

Another MP resigns from nationalist opposition party over local election strategy

The İYİ (Good) Party's decision to run independently in the local elections in March has led to the resignation of the party's fifth lawmaker...

Pro-Kurdish party members suffered widespread violations, legal harassment in 2023: report

A report drafted by Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Equality and Democracy Party (DEM) has found widespread cases of legal harassment and rights violations suffered by...

CHP nominates its current mayors for İstanbul, Ankara municipalities

Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has decided to renominate the current mayors of İstanbul and Ankara, who ended years-long Justice and Development...

Opposition party leader announces support for İmamoğlu in local vote

Muharrem İnce, leader of the Homeland Party, has announced that his party will support Ekrem İmamoğlu for İstanbul mayor in the local elections scheduled...

Pro-Kurdish party drops acronym HEDEP, adopts abbreviation DEM

The Peoples’ Equality and Democracy Party dropped its acronym, HEDEP, and adopted the abbreviation "DEM" after Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals last month refused...

Former minister urges ban in politics for 65+ including Erdoğan

Erdoğan Bayraktar, a former minister of environment and urban planning, has indirectly called for the dismissal of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, advocating for...

Turkey’s opposition fractures ahead of March polls

Turkey's main opposition party lost a crucial ally Monday in its bid to form a united front against President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's ruling coalition...

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