Dan _ Turks have a great sense of humor - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David Israel
    • 16.01.10 | 16:22 (IST)

    They have great humorists especially political humorists. But they are often punished by AKP and Erdogan. The most famous humor magazine PENGUIN r3eceived a big fine after depicting PM Erdogan as a cat. The master of Turkish political humor AZIZ NESIN was put on fire with his Alev / Bektsi group at a hotel in Sivas (Where soccer player Balili plays) some years ago but islaist extreemists with same ideology of AKP and this MazlumDer. So yo se; So much for freedom of speech in Turkey. If you agree with AKP and Erdogan you are free to do anything including braking the laws (eg: Teh Lighthouse charity affair never brought to court) but if you oppose you are injail .

    from the article: Turkish human rights group seeks to prosecute Barak for alleged Gaza war crimes
    First published 18:32 15.01.10 | Last updated 00:38 16.01.10
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