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  אב 14, 5774 , 10/08/14

Erdogan Wins in First Round

Outgoing Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won his country's first direct presidential election, provisional results show.

With almost all votes counted, Erdogan had won about 52%, against 38% for his main rival, officials said. He said the people had "shown their will"

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