Turkish President meets with political party leaders

Photo: Turkish President meets with political party leaders / Turkey

Turkish President Abdullah Gul met on Monday with leaders of the political parties represented in Turkish Parliament concerning the draft bill stipulating the restructuring of Turkey's Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors (HSYK), Anadolu Agency reported.

After coming together with main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu, Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahceli, and Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) co-chair Selahattin Demirtas, Gul met with Turkish Prime Minister and leader of the ruling Justice & Development (AK) Party Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Cankaya presidential residence.

The meeting with PM Erdogan was held closed to press and lasted an hour.

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