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    • George the Greek
    • 25.06.11 | 13:35 (IDT)

    Aluf Benn should note ( and know) that the Byzantine Empire was quintessentially Greek and although Turkish occupiers tried to imitate it, the results of their effort were rather mediocre. He must not distort History in such an egregious manner. Bibi's approach to Greece was a really smart and long overdue move. Greece, Cyprus and Israel are the only natural allies in the area as they share common values and beliefs. Turkey does not wish to see Israel as an equal partner but rather treat it as a subservient former colony. Israeli tourists already prefer Greece to Turkey and IAF leaders have already noticed the overall superiority of the Hellenic Air Forced over the TAF during recent joint air force maneuvers. It is high time Mr. Benn woke up! He is so out of touch...

    from the article: Out of vogue
    First published 12:35 24.06.11 | Last updated 12:35 24.06.11
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