The whole natural gas and petroleum lines are going to pass from Turkey. Europe is going to receive their natural gas from lines that pass from Turkey. Russia is going to sell gas to Europe through Turkey, not Ukraine. Turkey has good relationships with Turkic Republics which are rich in gold, petroleum, natural gas and emerald. How are u gonna boycott Turkey? Turkey has excellent relations with China & Russia. Whether you like it or not, you need Turkey. Who is going to buy your products? Africa???? Secondly, Turkey has a very good military power. One Turkish wrote that Turkey has no military power on his own. I guess he is day-dreaming. Thirdly, 70% of Turks are not happy about what is going on between Turkey and Israel although they are not fond of 3 week gazze strike. However, We see Israel a more reliable friend than Syria. As you know, governments come and go. This is another era that people should test their patience.
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from the article: After snubbing Israel, Turkey to hold defense drills with Syria