In defence of Erdogan

Eric S. Margolis WESTERN politicians and media have been scolding Turkey's prime minister Recep Erdogan over anti-government demonstrations in Istanbul and Ankara. What began as a local protest over the foolish plan to raze trees in Gezi Park near Istanbul's bustling Taksim Square quickly exploded into major protests thanks to the ham-handed response of Istanbul … Continue reading In defence of Erdogan

A new year – A new war

As most Muslim celebrate Maal hijrah today (15th Nov 2012), today we have been surprised by bombing at Gaza stripe by Israel. Seriously they know when to pick the date. "We've sent a clear message to Hamas and to other terrorist organizations," Mr Netanyahu said in a televised address on Wednesday evening. BBC -  Israel … Continue reading A new year – A new war