With 'democracies' like Turkey, who needs bloody dictatorships - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dan
    • 02.06.13 | 06:56 (IDT)

    Erdog has turned Turkey into a true one-man dictatorship. He has put his own people in all the institutions, army and media. He has closed down and arressted independent journalists, medial, army generals on tramped up charges. Has censored the internet to prevent criticism of his dicatorhsip. He has nominated judges who are his people. He closed newspapers and used made up rules and laws to lock up and prosecute thousands of university professors, opposition leaders, and anyone who opposes him. He has literally bribed the uneducated rural poor peasants (like Chavez) so they elect him. Reality is catching to the thug

    from the article: Protesters defiant as Turkey unrest goes into third day
    First published 04:25 02.06.13 | Last updated 04:25 02.06.13
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