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Recip spills the beans

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Submitted by richard blom (United States), Apr 21, 2008 at 00:35

Please advise the when and where of this quote. Somehow I and my secularist circle missed it in the (Turkish ) press and broadcast media. It is exquisitely AKP but I'm surprised the great pretender let it slip. On the other hand, having seduced the pants off the State Dept and EU apparaChicks not to mention ever easy jourrnalists, Erdogan may simply be enjoying the comfort level of a self-censoring and well controlled audience.

RB

Erdoğan has revealingly explained, "Democracy is like a streetcar. When you come to your stop, you get off."

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