Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu


Erdogan wins Turkish presidency, vows 'new era'

Aug 11, 2014 - 12:09 AM

UPDATED With Turkey still deeply polarized after bitter 2013 protests Erdogan has vowed to shake up the country s political system to make the president its number one figure

MISTER PRESIDENT. Turkish president elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan (C) cheers his supporters next to his wife Emine (2-R) and Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev (2-L) after results of the elections at the headquarter of Turkey's Ruling Party Justice and Developmant Party (AKP) in Ankara, Turkey, 10 August 2014. EPA/Stringer

Turkey set to elect Erdogan as strongman president

Aug 10, 2014 - 2:29 PM

The polls are the first time Turkey will directly elect its president who has previously been chosen by parliament and in recent decades has fulfilled a largely ceremonial role

MR PRESIDENT? Turkish Prime Minister and Presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan acknowledged cheers of supporters during an election rally in Konya, Turkey, 09 August 2014. Kayhan Ozer/EPA

Turkish PM Erdogan to stand for presidency

Jul 01, 2014 - 5:31 PM

Turkey s Justice and Development Party calls Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as its presidential candidate

ERDOGAN. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech to supporters during an event at Albert-Schulz-Halle in Vienna, Austria, June 19, 2014. Photo by Hans Punz/EPA

HIGHLIGHTS: Signing of the GPH-MILF Framework Agreement

Oct 15, 2012 - 10:19 AM

Live updates on the signing of the GPH MILF Framework Agreement

PH govt, MILF set to sign peace roadmap

Oct 14, 2012 - 4:23 PM

In a historic move the government and the rebel group are set to sign on October 15 an agreement that would hopefully pave the way for lasting peace in Muslim Mindanao