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Asked about the CHP letter to the S&D Group, the CHP’s EU Representative in Brussels Ms. Kader Sevinc replied that “This was a private correspondence. It would be inappropriate to make it public without the consent of other persons. The letter conveyed the message of the CHP President Mr Kilicdaroglu and the party’s position on… » read more

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Published: 26 July 2010 | Updated: 27 July 2010 Turkey’s main opposition CHP party said it was deeply disappointed by the “wrong advice” it said it had received from within the European socialist ranks to which it is affiliated, EurActiv has learned. ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Ambassador Marc Pierini, the Commission Representative in Ankara, warned that “the Commission’s… » read more

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The Turkish government avoided early elections yesterday (7 July) when judges approved its proposed constitutional reforms. However, the changes will need to be approved in a referendum, with the main opposition party already campaigning against them. EurActiv Turkey contributed to this article. Turkey is heading for a September referendum, after the Constitutional Court announced late… » read more

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As the ruling AK party had unilaterally introduced a series of amendments which might have resulted in harming the independence and the impartiality of the judiciary, CHP, the Republican People’s Party, does not regret the rejected amendment, Kader Sevinç, the party’s representative to the EU in Brussels, told EurActiv in an exclusive interview. “The rejected… » read more

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Published: 05 May 2010 Turkey needs to modernise its constitution but some of the government’s reform proposals would seriously undermine the independence of the judiciary, Kader Sevinç of the main Turkish opposition party told EurActiv in an interview, accusing Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of showing “authoritarian” and “un-European” behaviour. Kader Sevinç is the Brussels-based… » read more

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