MHP in bid to save wiretapped phone call recordings

A parliamentary commission has decided to destroy the primary evidence in a corruption probe against four ex-ministers, angering opposition members on the commission.

Mesut Dedeo?lu, a Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) panel member, told the panel and the Parliament Speaker's Office that the decision was "against the Constitution."

MHP head: Vote against trial for former ministers was an 'embarrassing decision'

The nay vote by a parliamentary committee investigating corruption allegations against four former Cabinet ministers on graft charges is ?one of the most embarrassing decisions? made in Turkish political history, Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli has said, adding that Turkey can "no longer live" with the ruling party?s damaging approach to law and morality.