Bot that Turkey was an ideal European-style democracy before Erdogan. The army intervened too much in civil affairs, among other things. But ever since Erdogan took office, there has been a gradual restriction of freedoms, the latest being a restriction on the use of alcoholic beverages (Islam forbids consumption of alcohol). Turkey's Islamist regime was the main reason that the European Union did not accord Turkey membership..
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Israeli Labor Party convention demonstrates deception of highest order
Nearly every delegate at the Tel Aviv conference is happy to declare their belief in the two-state solution, and to explain why it's not yet possible.18:45 11.02.16 | 0 comments