Obama brings Erdogan into bat

Credit: Asia Times
The image the White House used to illustrate United States President Barack Obama’s phone call to Recep Tayyip Erdogan conveyed a simple but blunt message, according to the Turkish press: “Whack Bashar, Erdogan Bey”. However, in helping overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, the Turkish prime minister is hamstrung by a state of disarray in Turkey’s armed forces that he helped to engineer.






Categories: Americas, Turkey, United States

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