Anti-government protesters in Turkey are defiant despite the police sweeping through a camp in Istanbul. They're vowing to keep up the pressure on Prime Minister Erdogan, who has largely dismisssed their demands.
For the first time in Turkish history, Turks living abroad can vote in an election as they choose their president in what is likely to be a test run for future votes. But turnout is expected to be fairly low.
Turkey's governing party has selected Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu to be its new leader and the country's prime minister, to replace Recep Tayyip Erdogan when he becomes president next week.
The polls are closed in Turkey. After most votes have been counted, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in the lead by a wide margin. His goal is to transform Turkey and increase his own sphere of influence.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory in Turkey's first popular vote for presidency. He pledged a new era for Turkey - likely to start with greater powers for what used to be a mainly ceremonial post.
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