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  7/2/2014, Tammuz 4, 5774

Turkish PM Announces He’ll Run for President

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will run for his country’s presidential position in Turkey’s upcoming elections, this August. Erdogan has served as Prime Minister since 2003 and cannot run for that position again.

Erdogan is popular among his constituents despite a corruption scandal, and is expected to win the presidential elections.