At the municipal election in Turkey have been killed two people In a polling station in Eastern Anatolia, a man pulled a gun and shot at the present. The country of 550,000 security forces are in use.
at a polling station in the Eastern Anatolian Malatya were killed during the Turkish municipal elections by two people. Two groups were there got together, finally, one of the dispute have men with a gun drawn, and two people were killed, reported the news Agency DHA. The shooter has been arrested.
The Killed were election observers, his party, wrote Temel Karamollaoglu of the small opposition Saadet party. They had protested against an open vote.
Mansur Yavas, the candidate of an opposition Alliance against Erdogan's AKP in voting in Ankara."Whoever wins Istanbul wins Turkey"
In all 81 provinces of Turkey are today called 57 million Turks to elect mayors, councilors and other local politicians. According to official data, 553.000 security forces are in use.
The election is considered mood test for the AKP party of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan: His previous electoral successes are based mainly on economic prosperity. In the face of a weakening currency, high Inflation and rising food prices, the ACP faces in the metropolises of Istanbul and Ankara but sensitive losses.
"Who wins Istanbul, wins Turkey," said Erdogan, who was once mayor of the city and there was now the former Prime Minister Binali Yildirim for the office into the race.
The opposition parties of Turkey have mostly closed together, in order to increase your chances of getting a victory against the ACP. Opinion polls showed that in the capital, Ankara, Mansur Yavas, the opposition Alliance is in the lead.