Turkish main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) saved a seat for deputy Enis Berberoğlu, who was recently stripped of his title. A sheet that said Enis Kadri Berberoğlu, a pair of glasses and a pen, along with a copy of the Constitution lay at an empty seat during the CHP group meeting, held under social distancing measures.
‘A new period in politics is beginning,’ AKP says after jailing of politicians stripped of MP status
Ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) officials have said that a new period is beginning in Turkish politics following the jailing of three opposition politicians, whose parliamentary statuses were stripped on June 4, adding that the day is a "milestone." While the move was met with surprise among the opposition ranks, the AKP knew about it for a week, government sources told Duvar.