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    • anonymous
    • 21.10.10 | 15:41 (IST)

    All the talk of the Mediterranean Union, which would include Turkey, Spain, Greece and Israel seems to be evaporating. The terrorists have no interest in this kind of union. When Turkey supports or is controlled by Al Quaeda terrorists or outside influences other than those that are western, there is bound to be a conflict. Unless Turkey can solve this conflict, I wonder where they are headed. I think I can say one thing about Turkish pipe dreams of living without the west, if Turkey thinks they can get rich off of China, the door to China is closed; China doesn't want any imperialist knocking at their door, whether western, Turkish or arabian. China wants to keep their wealth for the Chinese. MEastern pipe dreams should be abandoned for real opportunities. The Mediterranean Union looked good and should still be a goal if possible. Gracias, Senor Moratinos for your help,

    from the article: With Spanish cabinet reshuffled, Mideast peace camp loses crucial advocate
    First published 02:03 21.10.10 | Last updated 02:03 21.10.10
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