>> People took to the streets of Istanbul for a third night on Wednesday carrying signs reading, no, and we will resist. Marching against the electoral board's overwhelming rejection of an appeal against Sunday's referendum, which grants President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers. Under the constitutional reform package, Erdogan can also now rule until 2029 and the role of the prime minister will be eliminated.
It's a slim win for the Turkish leader who received just over 51% of the vote. His opponents have taken heart from the narrow victory, an alleged foul play. The main opposition, Republican People's Party, the CHP along with individuals and civil society groups challenged the result over concerns of electoral fraud.
They've called for the vote to be annulled. But ruling ten to one, the electoral body rejected those objections. Now the CHP party is continuing to put up a fight, with a representative declaring the party is determined to employ all legal ways to appeal the referendum result.