Mint Explainer: What does Erdogan’s win mean for India and the world?
- The Turkish president has repeatedly criticised India’s policy in Kashmir, particularly since 2019, but the two countries recently moved towards a tentative rapprochement
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to extend his two-decade tenure as Turkey’s leader after winning a presidential election run-off on Sunday. Erdogan defeated Kemal Kilicdaroglu, who emerged as a consensus candidate for six opposition parties. Mint breaks down the significance of his win.