The author purportedly claims that the ECHR decision [to uphold the Turkish Constitutional Court's decision to close down former Refah Partisi (Welfare Party) in 1998] demonstrated that "Islamic extremism could not be protected by European liberal democratic institutions.
What does RP stand for?
RP stands for Refah Partisi (Welfare Party of Turkey)
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We have 105 other meanings of RP in our Acronym Attic
- Record Player
- Recreational Planning Program (Virginia)
- Recrutement Postsecondaire (French: post secondary recruitment)
- Rectangular Planar
- Recurring Periodical
- Red Pheonix (online gamming clan)
- Red Phosphorous
- Red Pig
- Reduced Pressure
- Reese's Pieces (candy)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Since nowadays, I'm told, only rank conservatives object to citation of foreign cases in constitutional matters, I call in aid the recent unanimous judgment of seventeen judges of the European Court of Human Rights in Refah Partisi v.
Ornegin, Sivas'taki olaylardan sonra Refah Partisi karsismda karsi bir guc olusturmak icin Alevici dernekler siyasal bir birlikteligi olusturmayi amaclamislarsa da bu girisimler pek de basarili olamamistir.