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Turkey to revive plans to strengthen Erdogan's office, PM says

ANKARA (Reuters) - The Turkish government will soon restart efforts to change the constitution and expand presidential powers, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Wednesday, reviving the controversial plan after an opposition leader signaled his support.
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