Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan is seen on the screen as he addresses his supporters in Istanbul, Turkey June 24, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Erdogan declared winner in Turkey’s presidential election, extending 15-year grip on power

Recep Tayyip Erdogan will wield sweeping executive powers under a new presidential system, which curbs the authority of parliament and the judiciary and which critics say entrenches one-man rule

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan is seen on the screen as he addresses his supporters in Istanbul, Turkey June 24, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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