Rights and Justice Party

The Rights and Justice Party (Turkish: Hak ve Adalet Partisi, abbreviated HAP) is a political party in Turkey led by Yiğit Zeki Öztürk since 2012. The party describes itself as a Turkish nationalist organisation that rejects the traditional left-right political scale. The party states that it is open to negotiations and alliances with any party.

Rights and Justice Party

Hak ve Adalet Partisi
AbbreviationHAP
LeaderYiğit Zeki Öztürk
FounderYiğit Zeki Öztürk
Founded2012
HeadquartersAnkara
Membership (2021)Decrease 1,921[1]
IdeologyTurkish nationalism
Populism
Political positionCentre
Colours   Red & brown
Website
http://www.hakveadaletpartisi.org.tr/

In the presidential election of 2014, the HAP supported the opposition candidate Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Hak ve Adalet Partisi" (in Turkish). Yargıtay Cumhuriyet Başsavcılığı. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  2. ^ http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/gundem/26873031.asp