The Alphabet Soup Of Turkish Politics
Turkey's rival political factions are trading blame after the weekend's deadly bombings.By Elizabeth Hagedorn | October 12, 2015
We don't yet know who is behind the worst terrorist attack in Turkey's history. But the country's major factions are blaming one another. (Video via Voice of America)
Here's what you need to know about them — acronyms included.
The conservative Islamist AKP, also known as the Justice and Development Party, governs Turkey — and has for the past decade.