Turkey To Return To Single-Party Rule After Sweeping Election Victory

November 1, 2015 6:43 PM

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Turkey To Return To Single-Party Rule After Sweeping Election Victory

"This is a success exceeding our expectations," a party official said, acknowledging the scale of the victory was a surprise.

Turkey looked set to return to single-party rule after the Islamist-rooted AK Party swept to victory in a general election on Sunday, a major boost for embattled President Tayyip Erdogan but an outcome likely to sharpen deep social divisions.

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