"Yadlin said, adding that key factors had been an easing of Turkish concerns about Syria and Ankara's failure to clinch membership of the European Union." Very stupid. Turkey may become more religious, but that is due to domestic issues and changes. Changing its view on a Baathist neighbor does not signal that, nor does failure to get into the EU--they will look closer to Russia. Of course, the political elite may be being bribed by Iran, that is a possibility.
Iraqi police fire tear gas as thousands of protests burst into Green Zone, storm Parliament (AP)
from the article: 'Turkey no longer needs a close relationship with Israel'