Erdogan Claims Vast Powers in Turkey After Narrow Victory in Referendum

Erdogan Claims Vast Powers in Turkey After Narrow Victory in Referendum

ISTANBUL — A slim majority of Turkish voters agreed on Sunday to grant sweeping powers to their president, in a watershed moment that the country’s opposition fears may cement a system of authoritarian rule within one of the critical power brokers of the Middle East. With nearly 99 percent of votes in a referendum counted on Sunday night, supporters of the proposal had 51.3 percent […]

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