The Turkish world showed great interest in the Türkiye's elections

2023-05-15 15:48:24 | Son Güncelleme : 2023-05-15 16:01:23

The world press followed the excitement of Türkiye's election moment by moment. While Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan closely followed the Presidential and 28th Term Parliamentary Elections in Türkiye, the elections were widely covered in the press of these countries.

The Turkish world showed great interest in the Türkiye's elections
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It closely followed the May 14 elections held in Türkiye all over the world. The public going to the polls in Türkiye was followed with interest by the brotherly Azerbaijani public. The first agenda item of Azerbaijanis in social media and in the press was the elections in Türkiye.

Azerbaijani television channels and news agencies announced the voting process and election results to their audiences through live connections through their correspondents assigned in Türkiye.

There was a lot of news about the elections in Türkiye in the internet media and the elections made headlines. 4 headlines of the website of Yeni Musavat newspaper were devoted to the news about the elections in Türkiye. The results were given with the headline "The winner will be determined in the runoff".

The headline of the Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) included the post-election speeches of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the headline "The majority in the parliament is in the People's Alliance".

APA News Agency carried the headlines "People's Alliance won more than 300 seats" and "YSK: Erdogan received 49.4 votes".


The elections in Türkiye were watched with interest in Kazakhstan as well, and they were followed moment by moment. Election news had a wide coverage in local broadcasting organizations, especially in the national press of the country.

Kazakhstan's State News Agency (Kazinform) covered every step of the election, from the voting process to the first results. Kazinform also included the opinions of Kazakh experts in its news about the election.

"It is the Turkish people who will decide who will be president," said Zarema Shaukenova, Professor of the National Academy of Sciences.

In Kazinform, political scientist Daniyar Ashimbayev's opinion was shared, "How can the outcome of the elections in Türkiye affect Kazakhstan?"


Kyrgyzstan press also closely followed the elections in Türkiye. Akipress News Agency results "Erdogan leads with 49.35 percent." announced the title. In the news, it was emphasized that the People's Alliance obtained the most seats in the parliament.

KABAR Official News Agency announced that President Erdogan and the AK Party took the lead in the elections. Kaktus.medya news portal shared with its readers that Erdogan and Kemal Kilicdaroglu are preparing for the runoff.

UZBEKISTAN portal, one of the leading news sites of Uzbekistan, announced the elections with the headline "Presidential elections in Türkiye: Erdogan and Kilicdaroglu can compete in the runoff"

In the news, "The first results of the last presidential election in Türkiye show that Erdogan received less than 50 percent of the votes. Erdogan, who received 5 percent more votes than his opponent in the opposition, may face Kilicdaroglu again on May 28," statement was included., the other leading news portal of the country, said in its news, "It is becoming clear that the Presidential election will go to the runoff," used the title. 

Turkmenistan news sites also informed their readers by publishing news about the elections in Türkiye.