Gallery: Erdogan wins third term as Turkish PM

Erdogan's AK Party took nearly 50 percent of the vote, but will need to seek consensus to push through a new constitution.

Erdogan wins with wife 311 (photo credit: REUTERS)
Erdogan wins with wife 311
(photo credit: REUTERS)
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party has won a resounding third consecutive election victory, but the divisive leader will need to seek consensus to push ahead with a planned new constitution.
Erdogan, whose AK has transformed Muslim Turkey into one of the world's fastest-growing economies and ended a cycle of military coups, won nearly 50 percent of the vote in a parliamentary vote on Sunday.