Turkish Press Review

Turkish Press Review of Hurriyet, Milliyet, Sabah, Vatan, Cumhuriyet, Radikal

Turkish Press Review
Turkish Press Review of Hurriyet, Milliyet, Sabah, Vatan, Cumhuriyet, Radikal


Deniz Baykal, Chairman of the Republican People's Party said, "when we win the elections the Turkish nation, the Republic of Turkey and Mustafa Kemal Ataturk will also win," while introducing his party's deputy candidates. "In the Justice and Development (AK) Party term, a network of corruption reigned over the society. Ali Dibo became the trademark of AK Party. A government that will once again give priority to production and development is needed. We will struggle for Turkey in these elections, we will struggle just like a national team," said Baykal.

A police chief and 4 officers were assigned to protect the former chief judge of the Constitutional Court Tulay Tugcu whose name was mentioned as a possible target of a assassination scenario in the Hudson Institute.


After a mini concert by Ferhat Gocer, Republican People's Party Chairman Deniz Baykal promoted the deputy candidates of his party. Baykal who criticized PM Erdogan said, "for the first time, a PM in Turkey became the spokesman of Barzani." Chairman of the Democratic Left Party Zeki Sezer did not attend the meeting.

PM left an open door for the possibility of a coalition with the Democratic Society Party on the occasion that it manages to enter the parliament and form a group. Erdogan said, "what will the circumstances be tomorrow? It will be wrong to speak against and block the way now."


Republican People's(CHP) Party Chairman Baykal introduced his party's 550 deputy candidates in Ankara. Using the slogan "CHP now" in his speech, Baykal criticized the government. "We will not play like an ordinary league team, but struggle like the national team," said Baykal.

Private Ramazan Cuma stepped on a land mine planted by terrorists in the South Eastern city of Sırnak and was martyred.


Prime Minister Erdogan criticized Republican People Party (CHP) for being a party of "elites", not "peoples". In an election campaing rally in Mus, he said: "We never join ethnic nationalists, regional nationalists and religious nationalists. We boo them."

We had given one more martyr to the treacherous land mine traps planted by PKK. A private was killed by a land mine PKK planted on a road in Sırnak's Gabar mountain.


Millions of young people are sweating in the University Entrance Exam (OSS) for their future today.

In a ceremony to introduce Republican People Party (CHP) deputy candidates to public, CHP Chairman Deniz Baykal said that the upcoming elections to be held in Turkey on July 22nd, would be "an election of destiny" for the country.


The ruling and the opposition started working for July 22 and after. The parties in politics that were locked to discussions on regime and law after presidential election failure, started to open their cards for elections and after. Prime Minister Erdogan criticized main opposition party (CHP) leader Deniz Baykal for escaping from people while Baykal criticized ruling AK Party and PM Erdogan for speaking words of Barzani.

Retired NCO, owner of an "arsenal" arrested. Retired captain under custody. Retired non-commissioned officer Oktay Yıldırım who own the TNT explosives and hand grenades found in a slum was arrested for "being a member of a terrorist organization" and "possessing explosives". Retired captain Muzaffer Tekin, who was involved in an attack to the Council of State, was also taken into custody.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 17 Haziran 2007, 13:57