Erdogan is a snake oil salesman intent on a long dictatorship. He, as does the country of Turkey treats the Kurdish people as dirt. He is attempting
to roll back reforms the modern day Father of Turkey Attaturk whom brought Turkey Into the modern world. Attaturk established a non secular Turkey
with a strong Constitution which established strong protections for the government to remain a non secular entity governed by the people with regular
Democratic elections. A strong military that is responsible for over seeing their Constitution which is why we have the most recent attempt to remove
Erdogan from office.
Erdogan has suspended elections after he lost in local elections and then proceeded to round up his opposition, those legally elected and to arrest
and imprison reporters when he didn't like their stories of the corruption in his administration. once he felt that he could not lose he allowed the
local elections again only to suspend them again when the opposition undaunted by his unconstitutional acts surged ahead of his hand picked
Erdogan is playing with fire and the people of Turkey I believe will vote him out if they are allowed a fair and Democratic vote. I lived in Turkey
and it is a beautiful country with wonderful people. They will grow tired of his antics and the military is charged with removing religious zealots
Dictators. There have been lots of changes in recent years as the country is under the same immigrant surge seen all over Europe, immigrant population
that wish to impose their own religious ideas and Erdogan sees an opportunity to establish Turkey as a new Center in the middle east and thus line his
I don't care if he buys his military equipment from Russia or China but NATO has protected Turkey for many years with the strength of our combined
military's commitment. If he believes he can survive alone then let him be, but the unbridled inflation with an already weak economy he will be hard
pressed to hold his power in free elections and for sure will have trouble in their position without NATO.
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