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‘Yes’ camp edging tight Turkey poll on Erdogan powers

ANKARA: The 'Yes' campaign to give Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expanded powers was ahead of its rival on Sunday in a bitterly-contested referendum that will determine Turkey's future destiny, initial results said. The 'Yes' campaign had won 52.1 percent of the vote while the 'No' campaign had mustered 47.9 percent, the election commission said in figures quoted by state news agency Anadolu, in an initial count based on 92 percent of the ballot boxes. In a nail-biting end to a frenetic campaign, the 'No'…