Voting fraud and irregularities

Ekrem Imamoglu, candidate of Turkey's secular opposition Republican People's Party, makes a statement after his election victory, in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has congratulated Imamoglu who won a repeat mayoral election in Istanbul and defeated Erdogan's candidate for the second time. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
June 23, 2019 - 10:01 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's repeated mayoral election in Istanbul (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Tens of thousands of people attended an election night celebration after a repeated vote in Istanbul made an opposition candidate mayor-elect of Turkey's largest city. Ekrem Imamoglu spoke...
Read More
Ekrem Imamoglu, candidate of Turkey's secular opposition Republican People's Party, makes a statement after his election victory, in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has congratulated Imamoglu who won a repeat mayoral election in Istanbul and defeated Erdogan's candidate for the second time. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
June 23, 2019 - 4:43 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's repeated mayoral election in Istanbul (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Tens of thousands of people attended an election night celebration after a repeated vote in Istanbul made an opposition candidate mayor-elect of Turkey's largest city. Ekrem Imamoglu spoke...
Read More
A supporter of Ekrem Imamoglu candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party gathers outside CHP offices in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Polls have closed in Istanbul after voters cast ballots in a re-run mayoral election after a March 31 vote was voided for procedural irregularities. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
June 23, 2019 - 2:27 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's repeated mayoral election in Istanbul (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has congratulated the opposition candidate who won a repeat mayoral election in Istanbul and defeated Erdogan's candidate for the second time. Erdogan...
Read More
A supporter of Ekrem Imamoglu candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party gathers outside CHP offices in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Polls have closed in Istanbul after voters cast ballots in a re-run mayoral election after a March 31 vote was voided for procedural irregularities. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
June 23, 2019 - 12:58 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's repeated mayoral election in Istanbul (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The opposition candidate for mayor of Istanbul has declared victory in a high-stakes repeat election after his rival backed by Turkey's president conceded defeat. Ekrem Imamoglu's victory means...
Read More
Ekrem Imamoglu, right, candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, his wife Dilek, center, and their son cast their ballot at a polling station in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Voters in Istanbul returned to the polls Sunday for a re-run mayoral election ordered up by authorities after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his political allies lost control of Turkey's largest city for the first time in 25 years. (AP Photo)
June 23, 2019 - 10:40 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's re-run election for the mayor of Istanbul. (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Turkey's election board has ruled as the vote count begins in the repeated election for Istanbul's mayor to count as valid ballots with inconsistent stamps. Two political parties, the...
Read More
Ekrem Imamoglu, right, candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, his wife Dilek, center, and their son cast their ballot at a polling station in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Voters in Istanbul returned to the polls Sunday for a re-run mayoral election ordered up by authorities after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his political allies lost control of Turkey's largest city for the first time in 25 years. (AP Photo)
June 23, 2019 - 10:18 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's re-run election for the mayor of Istanbul. (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Polls have closed in Istanbul after voters cast ballots in a re-run mayoral election after a March 31 vote was voided for procedural irregularities. Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu...
Read More
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan casts his ballot at a polling station in Istanbul, Sunday, June 23, 2019. Polls have opened in a repeat election in Turkey's largest city where Erdogan and his political allies could lose control of Istanbul's administration for the first time in 25 years. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
June 23, 2019 - 6:44 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's re-run election for the mayor of Istanbul. (all times local): 1:35 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has voted in a closely watched repeat election for the next mayor of Istanbul, a contest that could have a political impact on his national...
Read More
FILE - In this Friday, June 21, 2019 file photo, Ekrem Imamoglu, candidate of the secular opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, waves to supporters during a rally in Istanbul, ahead of the June 23 re-run of Istanbul elections.Voters in Istanbul return to the polls on Sunday for a rerun of the election for the mayor of the city. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)
June 22, 2019 - 12:15 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — Voters in Istanbul return to the polls Sunday for a rerun of the Turkish city's mayoral election. Turkey's top election authority voided the first vote, which an opposition candidate narrowly won. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party challenged the March 31 vote, alleging...
Read More
Ruling party presidential candidate and former Defense Minister Mohamed Ould El Ghazouani casts his ballot in Nouakchott, Mauritania, Saturday June 22, 2019. Mauritanians are choosing between outgoing President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz's heir apparent and five opposition candidates who believe the front-runner would represent a continuation of his rule in this West African country battling Islamic extremism. (AP Photo/Elhady Ould Mohamedou)
June 22, 2019 - 10:40 am
NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Mauritanians on Saturday went to the polls as the outgoing president's preferred successor faced five opposition candidates in this West African nation threatened by Islamic extremism. It was expected to be the country's first peaceful transfer of power. One candidate...
Read More
FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Mauritania's President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, center, attends the Arab Economic and Social Development Summit, in Beirut, Lebanon. Mauritanians are going to the polls on Saturday, June 22, 2019, as his preferred successor faces five opposition candidates in the West African nation threatened by Islamic extremism. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein, File)
June 22, 2019 - 9:30 am
NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Mauritanians on Saturday went to the polls as the outgoing president's preferred successor faced five opposition candidates in this West African nation threatened by Islamic extremism. It is expected to be the country's first peaceful transfer of power. One candidate...
Read More

Pages