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Justice And Development Party (Turkey) - History - 2009 Local Elections
... After the success of the AK Party in the 2007 general elections, the party saw a decline in the local elections of 2009 ... In these elections the AK Party received 39% of the vote, 3% less than in the local elections of 2004 ... Still, the AK Party remained the dominating party in Turkey ...
Cemil Çiçek - Political Career
... upon which he joined the Islamic leaning Fazilet Party, which later evolved into the AK Party ... He was Minister of Justice in the first AK Party government (from 2003 to 2007), when as a former ANAP MP he was thought to be one of the leading figures of ...
Hüseyin Çelik
... Education of Turkey and member of parliament for Van for the ruling Justice and Development Party ... for Van as a member of Suleyman Demirel's DYP in 1999, moving to the newly-founded AK Party in 2001 ... parliamentary chief and then following the AK Party's election victory in 2003, he became Minister of Culture and then Minister of Education ...
Democratic Society Party - PKK Connections & Disbanding - 2007–2008 Attempt To Ban
... the Constitutional Court to ban the Democratic Society Party ... Chief Prosecutor Abdurrahman Yalcinkaya said in an indictment "that speeches and actions by party leaders have proved that the party has become a focal point of activities against the sovereignty of ... Yalcinkaya said the party should be prevented from participating in elections during the expected trial period ...

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    We are in a period when old questions are settled and the new are not yet brought forward. Extreme party action, if continued in such a time, would ruin the party. Moderation is its only chance. The party out of power gains by all partisan conduct of those in power.
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