“Political ideologies don’t mean anything today,” said one Turkish man. “We are here for our nation.”
Transport Minister Binali Yildirim will be the sole candidate for the AK Party leadership at a special party congress on Sunday.
Even though they're ignored and circumvented, the media blackouts still serve a purpose.
The vote comes less than five months after the president appeared to lose support in a June election.
A day of voting, protests and celebrations.
Turkish novelist and essayist Kaya Genc shares his thoughts on the socioeconomic challenges the country faces.
The new cabinet includes pro-Kurdish and nationalist legislators.
Prime Minister Davutoglu invited opposition figures to join an interim cabinet.
Two months of talks have failed to produce a coalition government.