Israel and Turkey showing moderate signs of renewed ties

09.10.2011                      12.Cheschwan. 5772

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Israel and Turkey showing moderate signs of renewed ties

Revival of relationship happens as Turkey regains its place as a major asset to the West; Israel would do well to forget its pride and cozy up.

Political manners and diplomatic behavior are not exactly the trademark of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Israel is already intimately acquainted with his sharp tongue and in-your-face style, and it is not the only one.
Syrian President Bashar Assad has also been treated to a heavy helping of sharp criticism and sanctions from Ankara, accompanied by the demand that he resign. When Erdogan is angry, he says what is in his heart. Even the French president and the German chancellor have not been spared by him….