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Erdogan promises to end state of emergency

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ANKARA – The Turkish president Erdogan will once as the president was re-elected the state of emergency lifting. Erdogan said this in an interview on the tv in the run-up to the elections of 24 June.

The state of emergency is in force since a failed military coup in July 2016. They will each be extended by three months. The state of emergency enables the parliament and the most fundamental legal protection of citizens from practically.

Erdogan announces by decree laws due to the emergency. More than 160,000 people in the context of the emergency were arrested and a similar number of officials has been dismissed.

It is later intended that with the new elections in Turkey, including a different political system. Is the president a powerful leader of the government. Previously the Turkish president is mainly a ceremonial figure and led the premier to the government.

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