Turkey's Erdogan Begins Search For New Premier

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August 11, 2014 AT 5:45 AM
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan was convening his ruling party leadership Monday to find a new premier for Turkey following his victory in the country's historic first direct vote for president. Unofficial vote tallies by the Turkish media showed Erdogan won about 51.9 percent in Sunday's election, with his main challenger Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu following with 38.3 percent.