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CHP accuses Anadolu Agency of 'manipulating' initial election results

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) has accused state-run Anadolu Agency of deliberately creating misperceptions about the course of the election results, adding that the CHP's tally has President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's vote for the presidency at around 48 percent - far lower than the agency's current reporting. 

Governor's office denies allegations that FSA members voted in Turkey's elections

The governor's office in the southern border province of Hatay has denied allegations that Free Syrian Army (FSA) members have voted in the city's Defne neighborhood, following a social media post from a local journalist alleging that buses without license plates and with Syrian flags entered the neighborhood. 

Voters take pets to polling stations in Turkey's landmark twin elections

Some of the 56 million registered voters across Turkey took their pets to the polling stations in the landmark snap presidential and legislative elections. The pets certainly helped put smiles on the faces of fellow voters and personnel on duty.

Smart phones against fraud in Turkish elections

As the voting process concludes for 56 million voters in key Turkish elections, citizens have rushed to ballot boxes for the counting of votes more than ever, having been alerted for weeks by civil society groups founded to monitor and intervene in possible election fraud and irregularities.

ForMin Melescanu, at CAE meeting in Luxembourg; stage of progress in files on security and defence on ministers' agenda

Head of the Romanian diplomacy Teodor Melescanu will participate on Monday in the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council (CAE) to be held in Luxembourg, where the EU member states' Foreign ministers will have a joint working session with the Ministers of Defence, on which occasion they will assess the stage of progress in security and defence.