Turkey’s Erdoğan Tries (and Fails) to Censor an American Think Tank


Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is intent on silencing his enemies, whether in or outside of Turkey. IN

“Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan often seems to fancy himself a world-striding figure capable of bullying anyone, anywhere he likes. As the world saw this past May, when his security forces launched what police called a ‘brutal attack’ against peaceful demonstrators outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C., opponents of his dictatorial regime have good reason to fear for their safety, even in America…”

Middle East Forum
Winfield Miles
21 September 2017

President Erdoğan: the Turkish strongman silencing journalists

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