Erdogan Now Playing A Different Hand - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Max, USA
    • 21.07.11 | 03:54 (IDT)

    Erdogan couldn't bluff or threaten Israel into capitulation so he could save face. Now he tries a different approach. He needs to man up and admit that Turkey made mistakes that led to the violent confrontation. Until then, he will not see Israel move an inch; nor should it. It is Turkey that is moving toward isolation by this charade - isolation from Israel and the West - not Israel.

    from the article: Turkey set on fully mending ties with Israel, says Erdogan’s aide
    First published 01:52 21.07.11 | Last updated 01:52 21.07.11
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