Both the government and the opposition see the current election as an existential crisis. That is terrible news.
Nicely worded and persuasive. Something less dire but analogous could be said about the situation now facing the USA.
Erdoğan is crazy. His opponents are crazy. The only thing we can be sure of is that crazy will win the runoff. Erdoğan actually survived a military coup attempt back in 2016. So much for (all of) his opponents being pro-democracy