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Turkey appoints former deputy PM Elvan as finance minister

ANKARA, Nov 10 (Reuters) - Turkey appointed former deputy prime minister Lutfi Elvan as its treasury and finance minister, a day after President Tayyip Erdogan's son-in-law Berat Albayrak resigned from his post.

Albayrak said on Sunday he was resigning for health reasons, a day after Erdogan appointed former finance minister Naci Agbal as the central bank chief, replacing Murat Uysal.

Elvan is a former development minister, as well as deputy prime minister under Erdogan's ruling AK Party. (Reporting by Ece Toksabay; Editing by Leslie Adler)