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Poll: Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan still enjoys high approval ratings, except in Istanbul

A new Pew Research poll confirms that Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose Islamist-leaning party has been elected to power three times in a row, is still popular among Turkish voters, with 62 percent saying they have a favorable view of him. Despite the backlash against his crackdown on protests in Istanbul (where he receives only 46 percent approval) and the protesters calling him a dictator, he still appears to enjoy broad public support.

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