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Opposition party leader votes in Istanbul elections

Turkey's opposition Good (IYI) Party leader Meral Aksener casts her ballot in Istanbul mayoral election re-run at a polling station on June 23, 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey.
23.06.2019 - 14:16

Polling started on Sunday for Turkey’s re-run local elections to elect a new mayor for Istanbul.

Opposition Good (IYI) Party leader Meral Akşener voted in the elections in Istanbul’s Beylerbeyi district.

Expressing her precatory words to the reporters, Akşener said: “It’s a shame the re-run of the Istanbul elections and yet we are here to fulfill our civic duty.”