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[Breaking News] Voting Officially Ends in Turkey

Polls have officially closed in Turkey’s elections, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces a herculean task to keep opposition leader, Kemal Kilicdaroglu at bay.

Kemal  Kilicdaroglu, a trained economist and a retired civil servant, has led the main opposition party, the Republican People’s Party since 2010.

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Issues shaping the elections are centered on; the economy, brain drain, earthquake-relief operations, and refugees among others.