“Nation has entrusted us with the responsibility of governing country for five years to come”: President Erdogan declared victorious in Turkish presidential election

The Supreme Electoral Council in Turkey has officially declared Recep Tayyip Erdogan (69) the winner of the Turkish presidential election. Earlier, Erdogan already claimed victory. According to the latest results, shared by the state news agency Anadolu, he would have won 52.1 percent of the vote. Meanwhile, people across Turkey are taking to the streets to celebrate Erdogan’s victory, mainly in the center of the country.