Advent of political party marks a letup in Turkey

Turkey's first political party since a 1980 coup brought the military to power was founded Monday. The Nationalist Democracy Party was registered at the Interior Ministry under the leadership of retired Gen. Turgut Sunalp. A ban on all political activities in Turkey was lifted by the military authorities three weeks ago, paving the way for Nov. 6 general elections.

About these ads
Sponsored Content by LockerDome

We want to hear, did we miss an angle we should have covered? Should we come back to this topic? Or just give us a rating for this story. We want to hear from you.

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Save for later

Save
Cancel

Saved ( of items)

This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You have already saved this item.

View Saved Items

OK