In Turkey, people are voting in a referendum today[Sunday] on introduction of Presidential system of government.

The referendum gives people option to replace the existing parliamentary system with an executive presidency in the country.

If the referendum vote falls in President Tayyip Erdogan's favour, it will give him powers to appoint cabinet ministers, issue decrees, choose senior judges and dissolve parliament.

The referendum will abolish the post of prime minister, allowing the president to bring all state bureaucracy under his control.

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