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Sunday, April 16, 2017

Crucial NATO Ally Just Voted To Become An Islamic Dictatorship | The Federalist Papers

Crucial NATO Ally Just Voted To Become An Islamic Dictatorship | The Federalist Papers:

 "What does this mean? If the results are upheld, it gives Turkey’s government – with Erdoğan at the helm – widespread authority to scrap the centuries-old parliamentary system, replacing it with a presidential model. It would concentrate massive power in the hands of the president who has recently jailed opponents and cracked down on dissent.

Erdoğan will be able to appoint senior judges, declare a state of emergency, dissolve parliament and in some cases issue new laws be decree."