Originally Posted by TMNT
and what is this Turkish agenda you speak of?
Read my 2nd paragraph in post #4 and you will see what I wrote. Turkey is is saying they are pro west and are screaming democracy democracy however inside their country it is becoming slightly more radicalized in a slow methodical manner. They would like to be as powerful as the Ottoman empire once was. If they show the middle east they are a religious nation they can begin to become a powerful entity in the Middle East. At the same time pretend they are pro west to quell the masses in the West.