March 30, 2014
In Turkey, Challenging West Wins Elections
Howard Eissenstat, Reuters
The Associated Press
In the face of this opposition, we could be asking if the prime minister’s actions are rational. Erdogan, however, did not become the most powerful Turkish political leader in more than 60 years by being either stupid or crazy. In Turkey, picking a fight with the West is smart politics.
TAGGED: Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan