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Turkey teeters?

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Submitted by Dan Schnittker (United States), Sep 10, 2013 at 15:12

Dr. Pipes, given Putin's offer to "manage" the Syrian wmd's, could this not legitimize and entrench both Russian hegemony, and the Syrian and Iranian regimes, causing a weakened Turkey to swing back to the East, and away from Sunni Arabs?

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Daniel Pipes replies:

That sounds a bit ambitious to me.

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