Turkey is like the wife wanting out for no rational cause! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MARK KLEIN, M.D.
    • 16.06.10 | 05:27 (IDT)

    Going down the Jew baiting road will bring disaster for Turkey. A major factor in the fall of the Soviets was its gratuitous anti-Semitism which so polluted Marxism's ideological underpinning the system lost all credibility. That's already happening in Iran where absent suppression of widespread dissent by its political and religious police the government would long since been sent to history's trash bin. Can't see what Turkey gains from breaking with Israel and the West. The Arabs are unreliable, two-faced partners who would sell their children, mothers and fathers, and grandparents out for a few copper pennies. Turkey is where it is today the result of dumping the Arab albatross with the collapse of the Ottoman Empire. Can't think of anything more neurotic than jumping back into bed with those snakes!

    from the article: Report: Turkey mulls suspending Israel ties over Gaza flotilla
    First published 23:36 15.06.10 | Last updated 23:36 15.06.10
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