Turkey’s Erdogan may see ambitions checked by parliamentary election

By Ishaan Tharoor, June 6, 2015

ISTANBUL — On the last day of campaigning ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary elections, Turkey’s main political parties were out in force in the country’s most populous city. Trucks and vans blared catchy party anthems along busy thoroughfares, which were lined with the streaming colored pennants of the competing parties. Squads of volunteers canvassed noisily in parks and plazas.Read full article >>