President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hails new era for Turkey / Erdogan wins Turkish presidential election, vows reconciliation

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The incumbent Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan won the first presidential election held in the country on the 10 August 2014. By winning 52% of the popular vote he avoided the need for a second run-off election.

Mr Erdogan was due to be officially inaugurated as President on the 28 August 2014.

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