June 2015 Republican People's Party election campaign

CHP, DEVA Party launch consultations for ‘strengthened parliamentary system’

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) and the opposition Democracy and Progress Party (DEVA) have agreed to launch consultations to harmonize their ideas about a strengthened parliamentary system.

CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu and DEVA leader Ali Babacan held a meeting on Jan. 28 to discuss the strengthened parliamentary system and on which pillars it should be built.

Allegation of lawmaker intervention in femicide case spark controversy

The controversy continues regarding the allegations on the main opposition Republican People's Party's (CHP) lawmaker of calling the father of a university student, who was killed in the Aegean province of Muğla last year, and asking him to give up the criminal case.