Sunday, April 16, 2017

And Just Like That Another Dictatorship Is Born

'Yes' vote leads in Turkey constitution referendum

Istanbul, Turkey - Supporters of constitutional changes that seek to extend the powers of Turkey's presidential office have gained an early lead in a referendum that could change how Turkey is governed. With 65.7 percent of the votes counted, the "Yes" vote, which is backed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was leading with 55.7 percent, while…