Tagged with "turkish-israel relations"
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    Turkey playing with fire in ramping up anti-Israel rhetoric

    It is hard to remain unmoved by acts of blatant cynicism. The recent antics of Turkey's "mildly Islamist" Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, offer a textbook example.

    by Douglas Davis -  3 October 2011
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    The trouble with Turkey

    The trouble with Turkey is that while it is a valuable member of NATO and aspires for EU accession, it has been all too obvious that Turkey’s ruling Islamists concluded already some time ago that their bid to pose as the regional leader of Sunni Muslims could be easily boosted by an openly hostile attitude towards Israel.

    by Petra Marquardt-Bigman -  7 September 2011