The city is set to hold a repeat of the March 31 election, after an opposition candidate won and Turkey's governing party successfully challenged the results
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
The currency had recovered some ground in recent weeks, partially over optimism that Ankara and Washington would come to an agreement regarding the deal
The Turkish pro-democracy opposition desperately needs to defeat Erdogan. But not by building up their candidate, Ekrem Imamoglu, as an infallible 'savior'
'The U.S. side has not given us an offer as good as the S400s,' Erdogan said
77,000 people have been jailed pending trial by Erdogan's government for suspected connections to the U.S.-based cleric
Video published by the ministry defense showed helicopters landing commandos on mountainous terrain
Erdogan, who is trying to stick a wedge between the Kurdish voters and the Republican People’s Party, is taking advantage of Kurdish anger over Ekrem Imamoglu’s neglect to demand the release of 'arch-terrorist' Abdullah Ocalan
Move prompts speculation of steps toward a peace process, four years after Ankara's talks with Kurdish leader to end the conflict in country's southeast fell apart
Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency has said that Syrian government forces have carried out at least three attacks near a Turkish observation post
The anti-Erdogan opposition needs to win big time to avoid another disqualification. But it's facing the full wrath and intimidation of the AKP's machine, and a president who's left democracy behind
By cancelling the Istanbul elections, Erdogan has annulled a core tenet of democracy in Turkey. But it’s not an act of power: it’s an act of weakness, over-reach and exposes his increasing vulnerability
Turkey's dollar-denominated government bonds logged their biggest selloff in months on Tuesday, with longer-term debt leading the fall
Republican People's Party calls ruling 'plain dictatorship,' after series of recounts showed Erdogan's party lost major city for the first time in 25 years
The operation marked an escalation on one of the most complicated theatres of the multi-sided Syrian war
Erdogan's ruling party has filed an appeal to annul and re-run the election in Istanbul due to what it calls 'irregularities'
'Work done by some people from inside is hard to swallow,' Turkish president says and vows to 'call them to account'
Loss is especially hard for Erdogan, whose AK Party (AKP) and its Islamist predecessors have been governing Istanbul for 25 years
As the effects of last year’s Lira crisis continue to weigh on workers, the number of unemployed people reaches 4.67 million in three months and is expected to keep rising
Turkish president says his ruling party would continue to use its right to appeal and would track alleged irregularities 'until the end'
Move comes after opposition took control of Ankara, Izmir and won a tight race in Istanbul
Netanyahu's statement ahead of election won't alter illegality of Israeli occupation, Turkish foreign minister says
The disagreement between Turkey and the U.S. over the F-35 is the latest of a series of diplomatic disputes between Washington and Ankara
Two opposition parties - one mercilessly suppressed, the other subject to underhand attacks - broke 17 years of ‘invincible’ Erdogan in local elections. But the Turkish president’s still got plenty of support – and power
The rift between Turkey and America could reach the point of no return with the U.S. threatening sanctions after Turkey's refusal to void Russia deal
His party may have won, but the Turkish president took two very personal hits
In Istanbul, the county's largest city, the CHP mayoral candidate was more than 25,000 votes ahead of his AKP opponent as the last votes were being counted
With most votes counted, Ankara, Izmir and Istanbul are in the hands on main opposition party CHP ■ Pro-Kurdish party wins back southeastern municipalities
In municipal elections, opposition alliance may overtake Erdogan's Justice and Development party in Ankara
The Turkish currency dived 5 percent against the dollar on Thursday
Both Turkey and Israel face elections, and both leaders are playing from the same ethno-nationalist political playbook. But in Turkey, the leftist opposition is still alive and kicking - even from jail