Binali Yildirim

 Yildirim to become Erdogan's assistant?

Former speaker of the Turkish Parliament Binali Yildirim may become an assistant to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. According to the Turkish media, Yildirim’s appointment will take …

Opposition claims election win in Ankara

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in municipal elections but the opposition’s success in key cities dealt a significant blow to his party’s dominance. The ruling party lost the capital, …

Turkey lifts state of emergency

State of emergency will be lifted in Turkey today, the country's Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said earlier, noting that state of emergency will be lifted after a new government is formed. The swearing-in …

Day of lifting Turkey's state of emergency revealed

The Turkish government will issue a final decree law on July 6 as precaution for the post-state of emergency period, the country's Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said, heralding the end of the state of emergency. …

Yildirim may become Turkey's parliament speaker

Turkish Prime Minister Binadi Yildirim may become speaker of the country’s parliament, Turkish media reported. Yildirim explained that if Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan nominates him for …