Israel vs. Turkey is-it a western dilema? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • sami abu ismail
    • 30.09.11 | 16:17 (IDT)

    Turkey was and is a key military ally to Nato and the West. Israel is certainly its cherished creation to dominate and control Arab and Muslim destineys. If a clash is to occur, as this article suggests, it would be then to teach Turkey a lesson and to break Erdogan's reputation and stature. Without openly saying it, Erdogan is the enemy and he needs to know this loud and clear. Militarly, Israel can score a quick and decisive victory in any flash encounter. Israel weakness is well known. It cannot sustain a lengthy war even against the like of Hamas and Hezbullah. Israel can be put in pieces resolute Jihadis could operat against israel. arab regimes have been assigned the task not to allow that to happen, and they did exactly that. Bringing down Erdogan is beneficial to many quarters, even in Turkey. The old guard wants a come back and would then become Israel's allies once more.

    from the article: Report: Israel scrambles IAF warplanes toward Turkish ship
    First published 13:12 30.09.11 | Last updated 13:12 30.09.11
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