Turkey’s Choice

Türkiye’nin Seçimi

THE Turkish nation was once again at the ballot box on April 16 to vote for a constitutional change. The turnout was high and the country was tranquil on the election day, which says a lot about the nation’s viewpoint of democracy. The entire world was watching the election from the campaign period by holding their breaths. Many in the West were evaluating the referendum as if the country was approaching an autocratic system with President Erdogan. Yet, their concern is baseless.

Lebanon’s leading daily Arabic language newspaper An-Nahar published Harun Yahya’s article. An-Nahar is also widely read in the MENA region.