September 30, 2023

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Türkiye: incumbent president still leads in second round of presidential elections

Polling stations in Turkey closed at 17:00. After counting 36% of the votes, Erdogan is in the lead.

The current president has secured the support of 58% of voters. His opponent Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has 42% so far.

The votes are expected to be counted quickly as there are only two candidates. While this material was being written, new data appeared. According to CNTurk, Erdogan leads with 55.8% against 44.2% Kilichdaroglu after counting 55.06%.

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