The two were sacked after the July 15 attempted coup seeking to overthrow President Erdogan that has seen tens of thousands losing their jobs.
The overnight voting in parliament appointing seven members to a redesigned, 13-strong Council of Judges and Prosecutors was boycotted by the two largest opposition parties.
Trump lauded Erdogan as an important ally in the “fight against terrorism” and did not mention Erdogan’s domestic crackdown after last year’s failed coup attempt.
Turkey’s Western allies, led by the European Union, have expressed concern over the magnitude of the post-coup purge which has affected every walk of life in Turkey.
The aim is to “put an immediate end to the violence” and “provide the conditions for the safe, voluntary return of refugees”.
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Turkish authorities blocked online free encyclopedia Wikipedia in the country, citing administrative measures.
While Austria is adamant Turkey is no longer fit to even be considered an EU candidate, many other governments fear being seen as rejecting Turkey.
Sunday’s referendum will decide on the biggest change in Turkey’s system of governance since the foundation of the modern republic almost a century ago
Sahin told reporters that the alleged attacker, whom he named as Abdulgadir Masharipov, born in 1983, had admitted his guilt and his fingerprints matched those at the scene.
The gunman remains at large despite a massive manhunt.
Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Wednesday urged the regime and its backers to end their “violations” of the truce, warning they were jeopardising the planned talks in Kazakh capital Astana this month.
The attacker shot his way into the exclusive Reina nightclub on Sunday then opened fire with an automatic rifle, reloading his weapon half a dozen times and shooting the wounded as they lay on the ground.
The attacker, armed with a long-barrelled weapon, killed a policeman and a civilian outside Istanbul’s popular Reina club at around 1:15 am (local time) before entering and firing on people partying inside,
Putin also said that Russia had agreed to reduce its military deployment in Syria.