IMO Obama’s appeasing, pro Muslim, pro Palestinian anti Israeli policies are in great part responsible for today’s mid east. Bringing down these “evil” dictators and instilling Democracy was a nice pipe dream but now the high is coming off and reality is replacing the fantasy. Pity the poor Christians and other religious minorities after the fall of Mubarak, Ghaddafi and now possibly Assad. They also have fared less well in Iraq after the fall of the other Hussein. Obama by his meddling can do nothing but further fuck up the situation in the middle east.
Posted September 17, 2011 by josephwouk
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says Ankara’s demands from Israel are clear, adding: ‘No one should test our resolve on this matter’.
Turkey and Israel do not need the United States’ help in mending their troubled diplomatic ties, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told the French news agency AFP on Saturday, ahead of a planned meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Ties between Israel and Turkey have taken another turn for the worse recently, as Ankara initiated a series of actions geared at downgrading its diplomatic ties with Jerusalem over Israel’s refusal to apologize for its raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla in 2010.
|U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in June 2010.|
|Photo by: AP|
Reports on Friday alleged that Obama will meet Erdogan at the UN General Assembly in New York next week to urge the Turkism PM to repair relations with Israel, as tensions continue to rise between the two key U.S. allies in the region. Read more…