Turkey's Erdogan Wins Election In Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins a parliamentary seat, making him eligible to head the government as prime minister. Erdogan is expected to form a cabinet this week, and to call on the parliament to reconsider a bill that would allow U.S. troops to be stationed on Turkish soil in preparation for a possible war with Iraq. NPR's Guy Raz reports.

Turkish Leader Erdogan Wins By-Election

In Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins a parliamentary seat, making him eligible to head the government as prime minister. Erdogan is expected to form a cabinet this week, and to call on the parliament to reconsider a bill that would allow U.S. troops to be stationed on Turkish soil in preparation for a possible war with Iraq. NPR's Guy Raz reports.

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