turkey, a nato member and u.s. ally, snubbed israel, another u.s. ally, to embrace the axis of syria-iran. it is quite obvious that obama's appeasement policies toward the muslim world have the opposite effect from the one desired. turkey's behaviour is a clear repudiation of its ties with the u.s. and a dangerous move for a member country of nato.
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from the article: After snubbing Israel, Turkey to hold defense drills with Syria