The opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) [Wikipedia backgrounder] boycotted Friday's vote, as they feel Turkey's president should be entirely secular, and immediately challenged [AFP report] the results in Turkey's Constitutional Court [official website], arguing that the constitutional provision required a quorum for Friday's vote to be official and lead to a second round. General elections will be held on November 4 to elect a president if the constitutional court annuls the results of Friday's vote and voting is not allowed to move to the second round in parliament. AFP has more.
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