The archive of all headlines from April 16, 2017, organized by time of publication.
At least four proposals are floating about to reshape the state in some fashion. All work at cross-purposes, and the result is varied degrees of hostility among proponents; none of the plans seems likely to reach fruition anytime soon, if ever. Politics
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed victory on Sunday after Turks voted on a referendum to grant sweeping powers to the office of the presidency.The opposition said it would demand a recount, fearing the result may cement a system of one-man rule.