Israel and Turkey can use each other, sporadically - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • avri,
    • 12.10.09 | 14:40 (IST)

    Israel and Turkey are occassional allies of convenience, but it's a shakey arrangement. they have common cause in containing syria, iran, and iraq, but the fundamentalist tendencies of turkey are very apparent. so, israel should proceed cautiously. yes, sell them arms and know how for defensive purposes, but don't expect diplomatic support against the palestinians. blood is thicker than water.

    from the article: Barak warns against further harming Israel-Turkey relations
    First published 02:59 12.10.09 | Last updated 11:55 02.11.09
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