Turkey shuffles cabinet amid graft scandal (10)

MarketWatch 2013.12.26 02:55
By MarketWatch ANKARA (AFP) - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan replaced nearly half his cabinet in a shuffle late Wednesday after a spreading graft scandal forced the resignation of three top ministers and threatened the premier's own hold on power. Mr. Erdogan announced on television he had replaced those three ministers-- for the interior, economy, environment--as well as his European Union-
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