Meral Aksener

CHP chair backs Akşener in debate with Erdoğan

Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said he is lending his support to his main election ally Meral Akşener, the leader of İYİ (Good) Party, in a row flared up recently with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who has threatened to send her to jail for "offending nationalists."

Turkish politician appears to call for fresh Cyprus invasion

The leader of Turkey's opposition Iyi (Good) Party, Meral Aksener, appears to have called for a Turkish invasion of Cyprus.

Referring to energy developments in the Eastern Mediterranean region on Tuesday, the nationalist politician lashed against "imperialist activity" to the detriment of Turkey in the eastern Mediterranean.

Opposition leaders skip reception and presidential greeting on Republic Day

Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu and İYİ (Good) Party leader Meral Akşener celebrated the founding of the Turkish Republic at the official ceremony in Anıtkabir, however, did not participate in the rest of the program at the presidential palace and the reception held in Istanbul.