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|Feb 01 2009||
This was a critical election year for Turkey. The parliamentary elections were held well before their planned date, due to the political crisis resulting from the failure to elect a new President a few months earlier.1 The relative calm in which the elections took place was shattered when one candidate, the independent Tuncay Seyranlioglu, was shot to death while riding in his car in a district of Istanbul.
|Feb 10 2008||
El 14 de marzo los iraníes votarán su 8º legislatura. Estas elecciones son fundamentales para las aspiraciones de reelección del presidente Ahmadineyad y para los reformistas, que pretenden reforzar su recuperación ante su electorado de cara a las presidenciales de 2009.