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  1. Axelrod: Emanuel Likely Consulted Obama, Clinton Before AnnouncementRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 4 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, center, is seated between President Barack Obama, left, and senior adviser David Axelrod as the U.S. delegation meets with Turkey's President Abdullah Gul and his delegation in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, April 6, 2009. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talked with just a few, high-profile people before deciding not to seek a third term in the 2019 election, according to one of the mayor's closest friends.

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  2. Turkey's Downward SpiralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... religious communities that have long felt marginalized. to protect Turkey's secular character, tried to prevent Abdullah Gul, one of Mr. Erdogan's allies, from becoming president because he was considered too religious. Mr. Erdogan the military and ...

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  3. Amir attends swearing-in ceremony of ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Peninsula

    ... Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with Sudan's President, Omer Al Bashir and former president of Turkey, Abdullah Gul, during the inauguration ceremony of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Speaking to journalists after the ceremony, ...

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  4. Erdogan: Turkey's combative 'chief' with eye on historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... with the West. And his increasingly pugnacious style has alienated some former allies such as predecessor Abdullah Gul, a co-founder of the AKP. Family is key for Erdogan and one of his closest confidants is his energy minister and son-in-law Berat ...

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  5. Erdogan's deterrent componentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Tehran Times

    ... taking." But today, he has to take his steps cautiously. Although Erdogan has no desire to name his old friend Abdullah Gul after the election, everyone remembers that how Erdogan and his entourage were worried about the rumor of Gul's presence at ...

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  6. Erdogan Heads to Britain to Boost Ties, Re-Election BidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Voice of America

    ... a state visit with all the accompanying public pomp and ceremony, an honor granted to Erdogan's predecessor, Abdullah Gul, in 2011. Erdogan will, however, have tea with Queen Elizabeth. Defense deals British-Turkish relations have flourished since ...

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  7. Former President Gul confirms Turkey's top soldier visited himRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Trend

    Former President Abdullah Gul on May 4 confirmed that Chief of General Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar had visited him previously, while refuting claims that the top soldier visited him to threaten him to not run for president Hurriyetdailynews reported "It was a visit paid during the day and in front of everyone.

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  8. Turkish secular opposition nominates candidate for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | SFGate

    ... for being a stronghold of the main opposition Republican People's Party. The rally came as former president Abdullah Gul announced he would not be running in June's election .... a point that Erdogan was quick to seize on. ''We're ready for these ...

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  9. Turkey is at a turning point with new presidential system: ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Trend

    ... visit to Uzbekistan and South Korea, Erdogan declined to comment on a question regarding former President Abdullah Gul, who recently announced he would not be running for the presidency in June after fevered speculation. On opinion polls regarding ...

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  10. Turkey's Erdogan starts campaigning for snap June electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Times of Oman

    ... surprised opposition parties, leaving them yet to nominate presidential candidates. Former president Abdullah Gul, one of the founding members of the AK Party, said he would not be a candidate, ending weeks of speculation. Erdogan has won nearly a ...

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  11. Airstrike kills Houthi leaders in Yemen capitalRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... said last week. The site is near the modern day city of Trujillo. (AP) ISTANBUL - Former Turkish president Abdullah Gul has announced he would not be running in early elections, dispelling rumors of his candidacy. Gul said in Istanbul on Saturday ...

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  12. Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan unofficially kicked off his re-election...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Times of Oman

    ... HDP said jailed former co-leader Selahattin Demirtas will most likely to be its candidate. Former president Abdullah Gul, one of the founding members of the AK Party, said he would not be a candidate, ending weeks of speculation. Erdogan has won ...

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  13. Turkey's Gul Says He Won't Run Against Erdogan in June ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Turkey's former president Abdullah Gul said he won't be a candidate in snap presidential elections to be held in June, putting to rest speculation that he could harm incumbent Recep Tayyip Erdogan's chances. A broad-based consensus among political parties was not reached, Gul told reporters in Istanbul.

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  14. Turkey's ex-President Abdullah Gul not to participate in presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Trend

    Former President of Turkey Abdullah Gul stated that he will not nominate his candidacy in the presidential election, Turkish media reported April 28. "I have always said that after leaving the post of the President of Turkey, I will leave the big politics," Gul said. Earlier media reported that opposition of Turkey will nominate the candidacy of ex-President Abdullah Gul for the post of President of the country.

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  15. Vettel fastest in third practice for Azerbaijan GPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a left-hand corner and crunched his Williams into the barrier. He appeared unhurt. Former Turkish president Abdullah Gul has announced he would not be running in early elections, dispelling rumors of his candidacy. Saudi state media is reporting an ...

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  16. Turkey's AK Party Urges One of Its Own Not to Challenge ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Influential former President Abdullah Gul is coming under growing pressure from Turkey's governing party to rule himself out of June's elections, as jockeying intensifies ahead of a vote that will seal the country's transition to a supercharged executive presidency. Gul helped found the ruling Islamist-rooted AK Party with incumbent President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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  17. Turkish parties jockey for position ahead of snap election at end of JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Jerusalem Post

    ... to discuss strategy. Aksener said last year she fears the Turkish democracy is under threat. Former president Abdullah Gul, once a key ally of Erdogan, also met with former prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu on April 23, in Ankara in a meeting whose ...

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  18. Felicity Leader Karamollaoglu set to meet Abdullah Gul amid alliance talksRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Turkish Daily News

    Felicity Party Chairman Temel KaramollaoAYlu is set to meet Turkey's former President Abdullah GA1 4l on April 25, amid continued opposition shuttle diplomacy aiming to strike alliances and find candidates to run against President Recep Tayyip ErdoAYan in the late June presidential and parliamentary elections. KaramollaoAYlu, the leader of the SP, which is on the traditional religious conservative end of Turkey's political spectrum, had already held talks with the main opposition Republican People's Party and the A YA Party before his scheduled meeting with GA1 4l.

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  19. Former Turkish President Gul holds meeting with former PM Davutoglu ahead of snap pollsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Turkish Daily News

    Former President Abdullah GA1 4l held a meeting with Turkey's former prime and foreign minister Ahmet DavutoAYlu in Ankara on April 23, daily HabertA1 4rk has reported.

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  20. Turkish opposition parties may nominate Abdullah Gul's candidacy for presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Trend

    The Turkish opposition Republican People's Party and Iyi Parti at the end of this week may nominate the candidacy of former president of Turkey Abdullah Gul for the presidential post at the upcoming election, Turkish media reported April 24. On April 18, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated about the need for early presidential and parliamentary elections in Turkey. "The government welcomed the proposal of Bahceli [leader of the Nationalist Movement Party] to hold early elections.

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