Turkey: Erdogan to Turkish women, have at least 4 or 5 kids

ANSAmed 22 January 2013

Turkey's Islamic populist Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Turkish women to have 'at least four or five children' in the name of the country's 'grandeur' and faster economic growth, the Hurriyet newspaper reports.

Erdogan had so far asked Turkish women to have at least three kids. He and wife Emine have four children, Ahmety Burak, Necmettin Bilal, Summeyye and Esra. Sixty percent of Turkey's population is under 30, (continue reading...)