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About CHP EU Representation

The CHP was founded on 9 September 1923, about one and half month before the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey. The first President of modern Turkey’s oldest party was M. Kemal Atatürk. Today CHP is a social-democratic party, member of the Socialist International and associate member of the Socialist Group at the European Parliament. The scope of the CHP bureau in Brussels is not limited to the bilateral framework of Turkey's EU accession process. Issues such as the information society, energy policies, social development, climate change, international trade and security are among the different focus areas. The EU-Turkey relations are about integration and need multiple, plural and horizontal channels of communication. The CHP supports and promotes Turkey's EU membership process also by being more present and active in Brussels The CHP's Representative to the EU is Ms Kader Sevinç who previously worked as an MEP advisor at the European Parliament and in the private sector.

CHP leader blames economic problems amid recent mass suicides

CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said recent economic policies were the root cause of mass suicides that took place in Turkey in recent weeks from Hürriyet Daily News https://ift.tt/33WExxA via CHPEU

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CHP slams Erdoğan’s remarks on early retirement

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) spokesperson on Nov. 18 slammed President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s remarks on Scandinavian countries going bankrupt because of early retirement, saying that the economic conditions in the said countries are better. from Hürriyet Daily … Continue reading

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CHP leader critical of Erdoğan for Trump’s letter

Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of not returning a letter by U.S. President Donald Trump severely. from Hürriyet Daily News https://ift.tt/2NYQcGO via CHPEU

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CHP News: Turkish foreign policy is clogged, says main opposition leader  

The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu on Nov. 21 said that Turkey has ever-increasing problems, and two fundamental issues are in foreign policy and the economy. from Hürriyet Daily News https://ift.tt/2pCPsOa via CHPEU

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Ekrem Imamoglu, mayor of Istanbul: the world needs people to take responsibility for change | LifeGate

Ekrem Imamoglu, mayor of Istanbul: the world needs people to take responsibility for change SOCIETY Published on 06 NOV 2019 by CAMILLA SOLDATICopenhagen, DenmarkLEGGI L’ARTICOLO IN ITALIANO“Local leaders have to ensure that changes happen. Every action a city takes for … Continue reading

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CHP outlines seven mistakes in AKP’s Syria policy

The main opposition party leader outlines seven major policy mistakes committed by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) on Syria since 2011 from Hürriyet Daily News https://ift.tt/2qmKKUU via HDN

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EU refugee deal: Erdogan wants rid of the Syrian refugees

Erdogan wants rid of the Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude towards the growing number of Syrian refugees has become increasingly harsh. … Continue reading

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Diyanet: The Turkish religious authority that makes millions | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 20.09.2019

Diyanet: The Turkish religious authority that makes millions Turkey’s highest religious authority brings in huge profits, say experts. But as a historic brewery in Istanbul faces demolition for a dormitory, critics argue that such profiteering is not in line with … Continue reading

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Gov’t to introduce judicial reform document to opposition parties

The Turkish government is prepared to introduce the upcoming Judicial Reform Strategy Document to the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) and opposition İYİ (Good) Party next week, after it was presented to the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP). from Hürriyet … Continue reading

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Top Turkish court orders release of jailed Cumhuriyet journalists | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO

Top Turkish court orders release of jailed Cumhuriyet journalistsThursday, September 12, 2019 11:55 a.m. CDT FILE PHOTO: A security personnel stands guard at the headquarters of Cumhuriyet newspaper, an opposition secularist daily, in Istanbul, TurkANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey’s Supreme Court … Continue reading

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