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02 January 2014
Erdogan changes its cabinet


Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the composition of a new cabinet. Prime Minister replaced 10 of the 20 government ministers, including those of the Justice, Interior and Finance. This comes in the context of political and financial scandal that struck Turkey a week ago, and led to the resignation of three ministers after their families were accused in cases of financial corruption. Erdogan confirmed that his government continues to fight against corruption and the Party of Justice and Development, known for his integrity does not tolerate corruption. He Warned against what he called the effects of the international conspiracy that aims to destabilize the country and its economy.