TITLE

TURKEY'S PROFESSIONAL PARTY POOPERS

AUTHOR(S)
Gorvett, Jon
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Middle East;Jul/Aug2001, Issue 314, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the ban imposed on the Turkish opposition party, Fazilet Partisi, by the country's constitutional court on June 22, 2001. Reasons for banishment of the party; Formation and history of the party; Previous prohibitions and bans imposed on the party; Effect of the banning on Turkey's parliamentary balances; Constitutional reforms required to be made by Turkey to join the European Union.
ACCESSION #
4842231

 

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