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How To modernize
In 1950, Ataturk’s Republican People’s party loses power to Adnan Menderes’ Democratic party.
Adnan Menderes Democratic party wins
In 1980, Turkey’s bloodiest and most consequential coup. After mounting chaos, General Kenan Evren takes power. Hundreds of deaths and 50 executions follow, as do more than 500,000 arrests.
I will take over
Ataturk modernized Turkey greatly. The people were very happy about their leader at this time
Army triggers what becomes known as the “postmodern coup”. After a show of strength featuring tanks in Ankara, the military pushes Erbakan out of power but does not assume control of the government.
You are no longer in power
Erdogan becomes Turkey’s first directly elected president with 52 per cent of the vote.
I am president with 52 percent of the votes
The people of Turkey regret voting for Erdogan once he starts becoming a dictator
You didn't listen to the government. You drank to much water and I said to stop
Why am I in jail?