Report: Erdogan Hate Speech to Cloud Kerry Visit to Turkey

March 1, 2013 8:40 am 2 comments

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Photo: Wilson Dias.

Yahoo/Reuters – A row over Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan’s description of Zionism as a crime against humanity risked overshadowing U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to Turkey on Friday, his first to a Muslim nation since taking office.

Kerry is meeting Turkish leaders in talks meant to focus on Syria’s civil war and bilateral interests from energy security to counter-terrorism.

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  • richard sherman

    Erdogan, Hitler, Himmler, Eichman, Heyrich…to the Jews: no difference.

  • E Pluribus Beagle

    No not really . JFK II is Obama’s errand boy. Obama doesn’t care about Israel and sees every antisemitic tirade as more ‘diplomatic pressure’ to get the Jews to leave Israel forever. Kerry’s just the messenger. He’s in Turkey to assure Erdogan that the US will not require him to give anything to the Syrian rebels or help the Syrian refugees in any way other than pitching tents for them in eastern Nowhere – that’s all on the US’s tab.

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