Presidental elections in Turkey

epaselect epa04348212 Turkish Prime Minister and Presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and his wife Emine cheers to their supporters as they cast their vote at a polling station in Istanbul, Turkey, 10 August 2014. Turkish citizens for the first time are directly electing their head of state for a five-year term. Until now, the president was elected by parliament EPA/SEDAT SUNA +++(c) dpa – Bildfunk+++