BBC News Turkey election Erdogan disputes results in major cities

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the power of turkish president recep tayyip erdogans ruling party is being questioned after election results in the nations three largest cities. Erdogans party has lost races in the capital Ankara and Izmir. Candidates of the opposition Republican Peoples Party won the races in Ankara and Izmir. CHP Parliament member Sezgin Tanrikulu said his party will wait for the three day ballot objection period to end before commenting. The district election boards will have two days the make a ruling and provincial election boards one day he said. Mr Erdogan said the poll was about the survival of Turkey and his party

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