Erdogan regime's animosity is not based on any specific action on the part of Israel but on deeply-rooted Islamist ideology - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joseph
    • 05.12.10 | 10:42 (IST)

    It is at best naive and at worst downright silly to think that anything Israel does can improve relations with the Erdogan regime. Erdogan's ruling AKP party is the Muslim Brotherhood branch in Turkey. Expecting any change in its deeply-rooted Islamist animosity toward Israel is no different than expecting Hamas to suddenly become friendly as a result of some Israeli action or initiative.

    from the article: Will Turkey's aid to Israel in Carmel fire revive foundering ties?
    First published 01:50 05.12.10 | Last updated 01:50 05.12.10
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