Opposition CHP Deputy Erdoğdu resigns after phone call leak

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) Istanbul Deputy Aykut Erdoğdu and High Disciplinary Board (YDK) member Tuba Torun Erdoğdu on Wednesday resigned from the party. Aykut Erdoğdu and his wife Tuba Torun Erdoğdu stated that they made the decision so as not to wear out the party. Records of a phone call between the … Read more

CHP Deputy Erdoğdu resigns after phone call leak

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) Istanbul Deputy Aykut Erdoğdu and High Disciplinary Board (YDK) member Tuba Torun Erdoğdu on Wednesday resigned from the party. Aykut Erdoğdu and his wife Tuba Torun Erdoğdu stated that they made the decision so as not to wear out the party. Records of a phone call between the … Read more

CHP refers Bolu Mayor Özcan to disciplinary committee over sexism

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has referred Bolu Mayor Tanju Özcan to the disciplinary committee over sexist remarks, the party’s deputy chair responsible for local administrations said Tuesday. In a written statement, Seyit Torun said that Özcan’s stance and actions have been “sensitively” followed by the CHP, and he has received several verbal … Read more

Istanbul Mayor Imamoğlu’s insult case adjourned to September

A court on Wednesday adjourned a case against Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoğlu from the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) to September. A verdict had been widely expected on Wednesday in the case, which could lead to a political ban for Imamoğlu if he were found guilty and if any appeal then failed. The judge … Read more