Turkish PM tightens grip on judiciary in parliament vote (13)

Swissinfo 2014.02.15 14:54
Image Caption: Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan listens to a question during a news conference in Ankara (reuters tickers) February 15, 2014 - 13:39 By Gulsen Solaker and Tulay Karadeniz ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's parliament approved a law boosting government control over the appointment of judges and prosecutors on Saturday, after a heated debate and a brawl that left one opposition lawmaker hospitalised.
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