Turkish ‘Yes’ lead narrows to 51.7 percent in final stages of count

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Votes for constitutional change to hand President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping powers held a narrow lead with almost all ballot boxes opened on Sunday, but Turkey’s three largest cities and the mainly Kurdish southeast looked set to vote “No”.

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