People ' s Party

CHP lambasts gov’t over withdrawal from Istanbul Convention

Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the chairman of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), has strongly denounced President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for withdrawing Turkey from the Istanbul Convention that promotes gender rights and stipulates concrete legal and administrative actions to stop the violence against women.

CHP spokesperson criticizes govt’s management of coronavirus outbreak

Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Spokesperson Faik Öztrak on March 15 criticized the government for "not being able to manage" the outbreak in Turkey while noting the delayed vaccinations.

Speaking to reporters, Öztrak also criticized the government for being disorganized in the vaccination program.

No shortage in Central Bank reserves, Erdoğan says

The Central Bank's foreign exchange reserves incurred no losses as claimed by the main opposition party, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on March 10 while defending the policies of the former treasury and finance minister and his son-in-law, Berat Albayrak, and pointing out that Turkey has realized many achievements during his tenure.