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Turkey set for parliament with highest woman representation ever

All four parties represented in Turkish parliament, except the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), have increased the number of their women deputies, thus labeling the 25th term of parliament as one with the highest number of women deputies in Turkey's history of democracy.

Early election distant possibility, AKP to attempt to form coalition: Deputy PM

Calling an early election is distant possibility, but ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) will attempt to form coalition, Deputy Prime Minister Numar Kurtulmu? said on June 8.

Kurtulmu? said that no government could be formed without the inclusion of the AKP. 

Turkey in Anticipation of General Election Results as Polling Stations Close

Turkey is in anticipation of the results from the country's 25thgeneral elections, which were held on Sunday.

The polling stations closed at 5 p.m. local time, and electoral committees across the country's 85 voting districts have started the counting of the votes.