Ekrem Imamoglu, the Republican People's Party (CHP) candidate for mayor of Istanbul, won a narrow victory during the first March 31 election, defeating the candidate from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). But Turkey’s election body annulled the result after claims of "irregularities." A revote has since been scheduled for June 23.
Turkey's ruling party has shown it will do almost anything to remain in power -- whether it's calling for do-overs to win elections, or pursuing economically-risky policies to win voters' support....
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