Turkey’s ruling AKP set to win parliamentary elections

Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) is set to win the parliamentary elections on Sunday, according to initial vote count. After the election results AK party supporters began to celebrate the election victory.

Until now 81 percent of the votes counted, the AKP won 49.01 percent of votes, while the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) gained 25.85 percent, and the opposition Nationalist Movement Party MHP 12.14 percent. The pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party won 10.48 percent.

It would be the AKP’s fifth consecutive win in general elections since it came into power in 2002.

SOURCE: CIHAN

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