Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that in the run-up to presidential and parliamentary elections of 2019 led by a Party of justice and development are waiting for significant changes.
«For 16 years since the establishment of the party and 15 years we are in power, we are a continuous struggle. But the key to our success is the ability to continuously upgrade,» said he, speaking to party activists.
According to Erdogan, one of the main goals of party reform is to prevent penetration into the AKP undesirable elements. About whom exactly there is a speech, the leader of the party was silent.
The President stressed that much will depend on the situation in neighboring Syria and Iraq. The situation there will affect the implementation of the «Turkey-2023», which includes economic reforms, education, health and transport.