ANKARA - The Constitutional Court rejected HDP's request for the closure case to be postponed until after the election.
The Constitutional Court (AYM) discussed the applications made by the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) within the scope of the closure case, and rejected it by a majority of votes. HDP requested additional time for the closure case to be left until after the election and for the defense regarding the blocking decision.
While the Constitutional Court rejected the request to leave the case until after the election, it gave 15 days for the request for additional time.
In addition, the Constitutional Court decided on March 14 for the HDP to make its defense on the merits.