The revelation comes from Spain, where the court presiding over the case opened against Spain’s participation in transporting so called “terrorists” to the Guantanamo concentration camp, announced that Turkey was a main point of the transportation process. This information was derived from a [Read more]
Yes, there has been rampant anti-Americanism in Turkey since 2003. But the reason is not the AKP government or even the Kemalists per se. It is the Iraq War. And it is a multi-layered story.
The signing of the SOFA agreement between the USA and Iraq early last week made it possible for the American army to pull out of Iraq by 2011 and to pull back from the cities by June 2009, enabled the Iraqi authorities to assume the authority and sovereignty over its cities and towns. This incident was met with mixed [Read more]
The election of Barack Obama is a victory for the underdog. It is a victory for democracy. It is a victory for the United States of America.