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Turkey's Ruling AK Party Pulls Off Surprise Victory at Polls

With 95 percent of ballots counted, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) pulled off a surprisingly big election victory in Sunday's parliamentary polls - the second in five months, prompting accusations of voting irregularities from some opposition politicians. Four of the 16 parties on the ballot appear poised to win seats in the National Assembly, with the  AKP clinching a narrow majority. Opinion surveys the day before the vote...

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