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ISTANBUL - President Tayyip Erdogan had 53.8 percent of the vote with 85 percent of the votes counted in Turkey's presidential election on Sunday, broadcasters said.
Muharrem Ince, the main opposition's presidential candidate, stood at 30.1 percent nationwide, television channels said. If no candidate wins more than 50 percent in Sunday's vote, a second round run-off will be held on July 8.
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