Government of Turkey

Erdogan: Turkey still committed to EU membership despite bloc’s failed promises

Turkey maintains its commitment to a full European Union membership even though the bloc has not kept its promises, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, a day after an EU report criticized Ankara on its judiciary and economic state.

CHP leader calls on Istanbul electorate to “correct injustice” against İmamoğlu

Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu appealed to voters of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), stressing that the president of the country does not remain impartial despite his constitutional obligations.

Erdoğan calls on Istanbul AKP grassroots to mobilize for June 23 polls

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said he sees renewed Istanbul Municipal elections on June 23 as the "realization of national will." He called on the traditional ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) electorate, who did not cast votes in the March 31 elections, to go to the polls on June 23.