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Election results did not meet PM Erdoğan's expectations

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Submitted by soma (United States), Jun 12, 2011 at 16:44

AKP can neither unilaterally, nor through public referendums, form a new constitution. AKP's power has (slightly) diminished. Erdoğan must now directly negotiate with opposition parties. Mr. Pipes, this is evidence of democracy.

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