Something Marvelous Happened at the Turkey Ballot Box Today: Islamists Lose Parliament
And Turkish Christians won four seats, while two Yazidis also won places in parliament.
As CHP chairman Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu told supporters, "Long live democracy!"
— Zeynep Tufekci (@zeynep) June 7, 2015
Turnout in Turkey's election is 86.3 percent, second only after Belgium.
— Mahir Zeynalov (@MahirZeynalov) June 7, 2015
In #TurkeyElections one voted for #ISIL. #Turkey pic.twitter.com/kInWf8lBFg
— Barzan Sadiq (@SeniorB) June 7, 2015
ISIS declared 3 days of mourning for AKP's loss in #TurkeyElections
— Fer Gunay (@FGunay1) June 7, 2015
AKP headquarters, now. This is historic. pic.twitter.com/3S3mN45XKW
— Sibel Oktay (@SibelOktay) June 7, 2015
List of groups #Erdogan blamed as enemies in this election campaign: Armenians Homosexuals Jews Alevis Kurds Financiers Journalists Gulen
— Seth Frantzman (@sfrantzman) June 7, 2015
Top 5 outside actors bummed by Turkey's election outcome: 1. Islamic State 2. Hamas 3. Qatar 3. Libya Dawn 4. Iran 5. Muslim Brotherhood
— Jonathan Schanzer (@JSchanzer) June 7, 2015
One of the bombing victims of the bombing in Amed voted! They can't scare us! #HDP #TwitterKurds via @Hayri_Demir_ pic.twitter.com/WeTx9NSxvl
— Hamo (@KekHamo) June 7, 2015
— Jack Shahine (@jackshahine) June 7, 2015