US asserts relations are good with the governing AK Party
( Cihan ) - At a press conference in Washington on Monday, State Department Spokesman Sean McCormack stated that the US has good relations with the governing AK Party. He said that they are waiting for the official results to be announced to officially congratulate Erdoрan.
McCormack has said that they congratulate Turkey for having a just and free election. He stated that the US has had good relations with the ruling AK Party, adding that the AKP will further contribute to secular democracy in Turkey.
When he was asked why he used the term "secular democracy" instead of "democracy," McCormack replied that secular democracy is one of the building stones of Turkey's regime.