Main opposition CHP Starts Election Campaign In Istanbul

kkkTurkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has launched its campaign for the general election in June poll at a conference in Istanbul.

Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the chairman of the party, appeared before thousands of supporters at Istanbul’s Kartal Public Square on Saturday, highlighting key points of the party’s promises for the 7 June election.

“We as a party discussed in detail Turkey’s problem. Our programs, teams and solutions are ready. We will bring what the nation is longing for; economic prosperity, peace and a respected position,” Kılıçdaroğlu said.

He said millions of Turkish people were faced with economic hardships such as debts among many others.

“The people want a peaceful Turkey, we, as the CHP, are ready for this,” he added. “Our programs are ready, our cadres are ready, our solutions are ready. We are coming to eradicate unemployment, poverty, injustice, inequality.”

Kılıçdaroğlu said the CHP will be behind all the country’s citizens.

He promised to “eradicate” unemployment and poverty, adding: “Be assured. We will eradicate all problems.”