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Istanbul's Ousted Mayor Condemns Erdogan's 'Blow to Turkey's Democracy'


Istanbul's Ousted Mayor Condemns Erdogan's 'Blow to Turkey's Democracy'
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Ekrem Imamoglu shook Turkish politics when he won Istanbul's mayorship, ending 25 years of domination by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party. He took office less than a month ago and in that time uncovered massive overspending by city officials. Then,Turkey’s electoral board controversially ordered a rerun of the vote, and has forced Imamoglu out of the job. Dorian Jones reports from Istanbul.

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