Turkey: Opposition chooses candidate over Erdogan

20180203120749tphp aa tr pho gen 20180203142952 14501609 chp 36 olagan kurultayi MUHARREM INTZE, Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey

Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu and his name is Muharrem Ince.

"Be ready on June 24. I can call you before the Supreme Electoral Council," Inze said in a speech.

The candidate in front of the CHP supporters said "I will be the president of all. I will be an impartial president. I hand over my emblem to you ”with Kilicdaroglu taking the emblem and placing the Turkish flag.

"We will not allow our votes to be stolen. When I become president will I go to Sarai (presidential Erdogan) or Chankaya (old presidency)? "I will give Sarai to the smartest children of this country, I will make it a center of knowledge," said Inze. 

Who is; 

"Kilicdaroglu made his opponent a candidate for the presidency," the daily Cumhuriyet commented, as he was twice a candidate for the party's presidency. So who is Muharrem Ince? 

He was born on May 4, 1964 in Gialova and studied at the University of Balikesir. He worked as a physics teacher and was a school principal. He is married to a son.

His political career dates back to 2002, when he became known for his anti-Erdogan rhetoric. 

In 2007 he will claim a seat in parliament with the support of the CHP and will win it. 

In 2014, he lost the municipal elections in Gialova, to Tayyip Erdogan's party. 

 

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