October 17, 2013
Assad a Hero for Turkey's Neo-Nationalists
Rasim Kutahyali, Al Monitor
The Associated Press
Turkey experienced an amazing episode last week when Yilmaz Ozdil, the favorite writer of Turkey’s neo-nationalists who support the military against the ruling AKP, reacted to an interview of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad aired by a pro-main opposition Republican Peoples Party (CHP) TV channel, and was instantly branded a "traitor" by the neo-nationalists who adored him.
TAGGED: Bashar Al-Assad, Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan