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Turkey Ready for First Direct Presidential Election

Saturday was the last day of campaigning by candidates in Turkey's first directly elected presidential vote. Opinion polls say Prime Minster Recep Tayyip Erdogan is enjoying a commanding lead, but concerns have been growing over an increasingly acrimonious campaign. Even in an opponent’s stronghold in Istanbul, supporters of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's presidential bid are campaigning hard in the final hours of Turkey’s election, the first time the country will choose...

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