In the presidential run-off elections in Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has once again secured victory as he is elected as the president for the next 5 years after the official announcement.
According to the chairman of the Turkish Supreme Election Council, Ahmet Yener, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was re-elected as the President of Turkey after receiving 52 per cent of the votes in the Turkish run-off election. His opponent, Kamal Kalchadaravu, received 48 per cent of the vote. The turnout in the Turkish elections was 87 per cent, with a total of 54 million voters using their right to vote. Celebrations have begun all over Turkey on the victory of Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
❝No one has lost today. All 85 million have won. Now is the time to unite around our national goals and national dreams❞
— ANADOLU AGENCY (@anadoluagency) May 28, 2023
After steeping into the third decade of power, Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed his gratitude to the nation. He thanked the nation for putting their trust and giving him the responsibility of governing Turkey for the next five years. Tayyip Erdogan said that inflation is the biggest problem of the country at the moment, but it won’t be difficult for his party to steer the country out of crisis.
The International community, including heads of Muslim countries, congratulated Tayyip Erdogan on once again securing a convincing victory. President of the US Joe Biden, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, Amir of Qatar Tamim Bin Hamad, Afghanistan Government, and Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban extended best wishes to the president of Turkey.
Congratulations to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Türkiye on his re-election.
I look forward to continuing to work together as NATO Allies on bilateral issues and shared global challenges.
— President Biden (@POTUS) May 28, 2023
Heartiest congratulations to my dear brother H.E. President @RTErdogan on his historic re-election as President, Republic of Turkiye. He is one of few world leaders whose politics has been anchored in public service. He has been a pillar of strength for the oppressed Muslims & a…
— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) May 28, 2023
أخي العزيز رجب طيب أردوغان مبارك لكم الفوز، وأتمنى لك التوفيق في ولايتك الجديدة، وأن تحقق فيها ما يطمح له الشعب التركي الشقيق من تقدم ورخاء، ولعلاقات بلدينا القوية مزيداً من التطور والنماء.
— تميم بن حمد (@TamimBinHamad) May 28, 2023
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— Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Afghanistan (@MoFA_Afg) May 28, 2023
— Orbán Viktor (@PM_ViktorOrban) May 28, 2023