Will the CHP maintain its latent support for the HDP during Turkey’s local elections, or will it form an official alliance with the Iyi Party?
Before pursuing pre-electora alliances in local elections, all political parties in Turkey need to asses how this will affect their vote share.
The CHP’s recent Party Assembly – where Muharrem Ince was not invited – only emphasized the conflict between Kilicdaroglu and his critics.
Although reforms and changes began after the June 24 elections, Turkey’s transition period to a presidential system will need more time to be completed.
During the AK Party’s Sixth Ordinary Congress, President Erdogan made it clear that Turkey will not draw back from defending itself on all platforms.
The AK Party – due to intending to include all sects of society in politics – has become Turkey’s largest catch-all party.
The split between those that support Muharrem Ince and those that support Kemal Kilicdaroglu continues to damage the future of Turkey’s main opposition party, CHP.
“All the main characteristics of bureaucratic transformation will take some time to be active. Actors, institutions, structures, and all other elements will gain momentum in accordance with the new system.”
The July 15 coup attempt has been a turning point in Turkish society, uniting people on all fronts.
When names in the new cabinet announced by President Erdogan on Monday are examined, it can be observed that the main trigger behind its formation is expertise with bureaucratic and technological knowledge.