ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey issued a decree on Wednesday transferring some powers to the president, in line with its move to an executive presidential system resulting from last month’s presidential and parliamentary elections.
The decree, issued in the official gazette, makes changes to laws dating from 1924 to 2017, altering references to the prime minister and cabinet of ministers to the president and the president’s office.
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In a referendum last year, Turks voted by a narrow majority to move to a powerful executive presidency. The political change is being ushered in...
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