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Erdogan in lose-lose situation after Istanbul vote

  • Local elections around Turkey on March 31 showed Erdogan's ruling party remained the most popular overall, but it suffered a shock defeats in Istanbul and Ankara
  • Main opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu’s success was short-lived in Istanbul after Turkey’s top election body accepted claims of fraud by the AKP and called a re-run for June 23
By AFP ·