Justice and Development Party

 Turkey ruling party seeks ejection of Davutoglu

Turkey ruling party seeks ejection of Davutoglu

Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) wants to eject former prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu and three other lawmakers, a senior official said. Davutoglu has previously criticised AKP …

Davutoglu urges to reform Turkey’s AKP

Davutoglu urges to reform Turkey’s AKP

Former Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu urged to reform Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). Davutoglu, who remains an AKP member, said he still felt a "responsibility" to try to …

 Erdogan criticizes Babacan for leaving ruling party

Erdogan criticizes Babacan for leaving ruling party

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized the exit of Turkey's ex-minister of economic affairs and ex-foreign minister Ali Babacan from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). …

Ali Babacan leaves Turkey's AKP

Ali Babacan leaves Turkey's AKP

Former Minister for Economic Affairs and former Foreign Minister of Turkey, Ali Babacan, left the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). It is reported that Babacan sent a written appeal about his departure …

 Structural changes underway in Turkey’s ruling party?

Structural changes underway in Turkey’s ruling party?

The structural changes may occur in the management of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party. These structural changes are associated with candidate of the ruling party Binali Yildirim’s defeat in …

 Turkey to re-run Istanbul election on June 23

Turkey to re-run Istanbul election on June 23

Turkey’s Supreme Election Council (YSK) announced that a do-over election in Istanbul will be held on June 23. The council members accepted the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party's objection to the local election …

AK Party condemns attack against Kilicdaroglu

AK Party condemns attack against Kilicdaroglu

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) officials condemned the attack against Main Opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Chairman Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu and wished him a speedy recovery. …

 AKP to demand renewal of Istanbul mayoral elections

AKP to demand renewal of Istanbul mayoral elections

Doubt over local election results in Istanbul will remain if Turkey’s High Election Board (YSK) rejects an appeal by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party (AKP) to renew elections in the city, AKP Deputy …

Erdogan: almost all of Istanbul mayoral vote irregular

Erdogan: almost all of Istanbul mayoral vote irregular

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has defended his party's move to demand a full recount of votes cast in mayoral elections in Istanbul, claiming that "almost all" of the voting was marred by …

 Repeated municipal elections to be held in Istanbul's 7 districts

Repeated municipal elections to be held in Istanbul's 7 districts

Repeated municipal elections will be held in 7 districts of Istanbul. The decision was made by the Supreme Electoral Council of Turkey (YSK) after the Turkish ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) protested the election results in Istanbul, …

AKP challenges Istanbul results in Turkey election

AKP challenges Istanbul results in Turkey election

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AKP appealed against the results in Istanbul after this weekend's elections citing what it called "excessive" irregularities. Erdogan's AKP and …

AKP to challenge election losses in Istanbul

AKP to challenge election losses in Istanbul

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) plans to ask the Supreme Election Council (YSK) today to resolve a dispute over invalid votes in mayoral elections for Istanbul and Ankara.        Party …

Opposition claims election win in Ankara

Opposition claims election win in Ankara

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in municipal elections but the opposition’s success in key cities dealt a significant blow to his party’s dominance. The ruling party lost the capital, …