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Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dropped lawsuits against two opposition leaders charged with insulting him
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Lawsuit withdrawals comes as Turkish PM is scheduled to meet opposition leaders in Ankara

According to 112.international, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dropped lawsuits against two opposition leaders charged with insulting him, according to an Ankara court on Monday.

The move comes in the aftermath of the deadly July 15 coup attempt, which sought to overthrow the elected government and potentially assassinate Erdogan.

The president’s lawyer, Husayin Aydin, said the withdrawal of lawsuits against the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahceli were submitted to court on Monday.

As reported earlierreported earlier by 1492news.com, Erdogan signed the respective document which contains provision on arrests of another thousand servicemen who joined the failed military coup

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