People's Party

CHP mayors’ aid prevented unlawfully, says party leader

Mayors from the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) are making history with their extensive efforts to provide assistance to the people suffering from measures imposed in the fight against the novel coronavirus, the party chair has said, vowing that their campaign will continue despite the government's recent obstruction. 

Main opposition CHP proposes board for pandemic-exit strategy

Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) on April 27 proposed to establish a new board by the government for studying strategies on pandemic-exit.

"New expert teams should be established for the exit of the outbreak," the party's spokesperson Faik Öztrak said told a press conference.

Need for social state to grow in post-pandemic world: Main opposition CHP

The novel coronavirus outbreak has shown once again the importance of a strong social state, the leader of the main opposition party has said, urging that the focus of the economy should shift from attaining maximum profit to providing a humane life standard for everybody.

Nation marks 100th year of parliament amid pandemic

Turkey's president wished youngsters a happy April 23 Children's Day and congratulated the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the Turkish parliament.
"I congratulate the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the Turkish parliament, and the Children's Day of all children in Turkey and around the world," Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Twitter.