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    • TimT
    • 17.01.10 | 15:39 (IST)

    Some would consider the Kurds as having a state in Northern Iraq. I take it, that is not enough for you. You seek to partition Syria, Turkey & Iran in order to create a Greater Kurdistan? As much as I like to see all people have freedom and their own nation, in some cases the destruction and war to ascertain such a goal makes it highly unappealing. I support more freedom, equal opportunity for all people in all nations. I think we all 'own' this Earth, but sadly just as we treat it we also treat each other. I am glad to see tensions subsiding between Turkey & Israel. Finally calmer heads are prevailing. Davutoglu is a great diplomat and slowly is reshaping the politics of the region. It would be wise for Israel to work closely with him.

    from the article: Turkey: Israel is strategic ally with shared interests
    First published 10:25 17.01.10 | Last updated 22:30 17.01.10
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