ANKARA - Tayyip Erdogan won Turkey's first presidential election on Sunday after securing a majority of the votes, the High Election Board (YSK) said, citing provisional figures.



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"The provisional results show that Erdogan has the majority of the valid votes," YSK chairman Sadi Guven told a news conference.



"Tomorrow I will provide the numbers. We have received more than 99 percent (of the votes). Tomorrow we will announce the provisional results."