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Turkey's Erdogan Takes Gamble With New Elections

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared a shadow of his former self after his party suffered major losses in June elections — embattled and no longer in control of his political fate. His once-dominant movement was forced into the humiliating position of seeking a coalition with opposition parties intent on reining him in. Two months on, the shrewd politician seems to be back in the saddle. The coalition-building he reportedly opposed has collapsed, and Turkey is now edging...

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