Left to right: Zafer Caglayan, Muammer Guler, and Erdogan Bayraktar
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Three Turkey ministers resign amidst corruption scandal

One of three Turkish cabinet ministers who have resigned over a corruption scandal, Environment Minister Erdogan Bayraktar, has urged Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to step down.

Mr Bayraktar, Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan and Interior Minister Muammer Guler quit after their sons were taken into custody.

All three deny any wrongdoing. Rickin Majithia reports.

  • 25 Dec 2013
  • From the section Europe
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