Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to the media after unofficial referendum results were announced, in Istanbul, late Sunday, April 16, 2017. (Yasin Bulbul/AP)

Turkey’s President Erdogan Defends “Democratic” Power Grab

Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu has raised objections to the actions of the country’s electoral board in the conduct of Sunday’s referendum on whether to expand the powers of the president.