The American Interest
Analysis by Walter Russell Mead & Staff
AKP Official on Video with Anti-Semitic Drivel

A quick follow-up to yesterday’s story about the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister’s nasty remarks about the Jewish diaspora being behind the Gezi protests: Hurriyet Daily News reported the story first and then faced stiff push-back from the Deputy PM’s office.

Well Hurriyet now has a video backing up its initial reporting. (h/t FT‘s Daniel Domby)

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Over to you, Mr. Erdogan?

Published on July 3, 2013 9:05 am
  • Afrayedknot

    With all due respect, Professor Meade, why would Erdogan gainsay his deputy when he probably agrees with the sentiment?