BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) – The leader of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) Muharrem Ince challenged Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to a live television debate ahead of the upcoming elections on June 24th.

“Let’s talk about the future of our children and let’s talk about education,” the CHP candidate stated, as quoted by the Avhal publication.

“Come and teach me about economics,” İnce stated in reference to Erdogan’s claims that he has studied economics and knows the field well.

Erdogan has repeatedly refused to participate in televised debates and will likely reject Ince’s challenge.

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