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Why the Turkish action against Syria now and not earlier?

An excellent hard-hitting article by Hurriyet’s Burak Bekdil sarcastically asks “How long does it take to identify dictators?” of Turkey’s leadership and media, a question I’m sure all of us have asked not only of Turkey but of the entire … Continue reading

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A tale of two cities – Istanbul vs. Jerusalem (Part II)

Continuing on from my post of yesterday, Turkish journalist Burak Bekdil has published a second article in his two-part series comparing the legal and political statuses of Jerusalem and Istanbul, or more generally Israel and Turkey.  This article too is … Continue reading

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A tale of two cities – Jerusalem and Istanbul (part I)

An amazing set of two articles, written by the journalist Burak Bekdil in the Turkish daily Hurriyet, has come to my attention.  I consider them amazing because they are published in a Turkish paper, Turkey not being one of Israel’s … Continue reading

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