Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim
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Binali Yildirim - farmer's son who became prime minister

New Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim's political career began while he managed Istanbul's ferry bus network at a time when current President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was mayor.

He has since become the Turkish leader's right-hand man.

Here we trace his rise to power.

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  • 23 May 2016
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