Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) presidential candidate Muharrem İnce visited Selahattin Demirtaş, the jailed former co-leader and presidential candidate of the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), at Edirne Prison on May 9.
Selahattin Demirtaş, the jailed former co-chair of the Kurdish issue-focused Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), has unveiled his plans for pensioners, women and youth if elected president.
İYİ (Good) Party leader Meral Akşener and Felicity Party (SP) leader Temel Karamollaoğlu have collected the required 100,000 signatures to be a presidential candidate and qualify to run in the presidential elections against President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Muharrem İnce and Selahattin Demirtaş.
The presidential candidate for Turkey's main opposition on May 5 called for the release of Selahattin Demirtaş, former co-chair of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), challenging President Tayyip Erdoğan to "let us race like men" in next month's snap elections.
Imprisoned former leader of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtaş was announced as the party's presidential candidate at simultaneous events in Istanbul and the southeastern province of Diyarbakır on May 4.
"We will announce the name of our presidential candidate on May 4," co-chair of the Kurdish problem-focused Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), Sezai Temelli said on April 30.
Prosecutors have demanded five-year jail sentences for former Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş and HDP Ankara deputy Sırrı Süreyya Önder on charges of "making terrorist propaganda."
The Kurdish problem-focused Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) has called for an emergency provincial leaders' meeting in Ankara on April 18 in the wake of calls for an early election.
Imprisoned former Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş said on April 11 that all summary of proceedings prepared against him were a "plot" by Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) members, during a trial overseen by the Ankara 19th Criminal Court.
Selahattin Demirtaş, the imprisoned former co-leader of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), has said the indictments in the case in which he is being tried were prepared by now-imprisoned Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) suspects in the judiciary.