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Armenian Assembly Analysis of Turkey’s Election

By Alin Ozinian Armenian Assembly Regional Analyst The results of Turkey’s snap election on November 1 indicated that the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) regained a Parliamentary majority with 49.5% of the vote. The Islamist-rooted AKP secured 317 seats … Continue reading

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EU Criticises Turkey Over Human Rights and Democracy

(BBC) – The European Commission has called on Turkey urgently to address significant failings on human rights and democracy. A delayed annual report on Turkish prospects for EU membership says there have been serious setbacks in the past two years on … Continue reading

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