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Turkey's Ruling Party Taps Yildirim as Its Premier Candidate

Turkey's governing party on Thursday formally tapped Binali Yildirim as its candidate to lead the party and become the country's next premier.   The spokesman of the ruling Justice and Development Party, Omer Celik, made the announcement, saying the lawmaker from Izmir was chosen "with great consensus.''   Yildirim is Turkey's minister of transport, maritime and communication as well as a founding member of the AKP. He will run unopposed for the party...

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