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"Vatan"(homeland) - an Arabic word for a non-existing Turkish concept

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Submitted by Ianus (Poland), May 25, 2007 at 15:35

Tijen wrote :

> My response: Turks feel perfectly content in Turkey. Who wouldn't ? It is a beautiful place.

It was even more beautiful before the Turks conquered it and obliterated most traces of earlier civilizations. As good Moslems the Turks knew : "All before Islam belongs to the Age of Ignorance (jakhilya)". Hence they behaved correspondingly . Or what happened to the Greek cemeteries and churches in Asia Minor or Northern Cyprus , Tijen ?

> I am sure you would be shaking uncontrollably with fear if you had neighbors like Iran, Iraq (PKK) and Syria.

We once had Turkey for a few centuries as a neighbour and it was a nightmare. Small wonder that ALL (I know no exceptions) nations that had once to do with the Turks hate them and will do to the Day of the Last Judgment . This was an experience one never forgets .

> Turkey is a peace seeking nation and we would be like Switzerland if we did not have such problematic neighbors.

Again the fairy tale of persecuted and denigrated virtue. If Turkey wasn't such a monster , she would have at least one neighbour who should like and appreciate it . But the problem is that it hasn't ! Not a single one !Not even Bulgaria can stand Turkey ! But remarkably enough our Tijen makes us believe it is all others' but never magnanimous Turkey's fault ! All of them are to blame , not Turkey ! How typically Islamic !

> Since the standard of living has improved, less Turks perefer to live abroad now.

Or rather there are fewer and fewer countries stupid enough to accept Turks as immigrants.

> The truck load of people you are referring to are not all Turks. People illiegally come from the Middle-East to Turkey en route to the Balkans and beyond. This has increased ever since the occupation of Iraq by the American military started.

In plain text - now the Turks specialize in smuggling people and drugs to the West . What would happen if Turkey entered the EU ? They would monoplize the trade.

> Could you please explain why more Greeks live outside of Greece than within their borders? Is Greece such a terrible place?

Good question ? Do you know how the first Greek settlement was formed in Nezhinsk in Southern Russia ? You will never ever believe that they were running away from the happiness and felicity brought by the Ottoman scimitar , won't you ?

> Also, the only thing Armenians want is "MONEY" from the Turkish government for compensation for the so-called genocide.

Quite symptomatic of a Turk ! He could never imagine the problem might be "justice", not "money" . The Turk always believes his own dubious standards of thinking are applied universally by all .

> Isn't it funny how the hidden motive mostly turns up to be "MONEY" at the end.

Yes, it is very funny to unearth the Turk's soul and see the old , all too well-known Ottoman-Moslem habits unchanged.

> This is just a modern civilized version of the tactics used by the looting, raping, murdering Crusaders.

Agreed - provided you delete "crusaders" and replace it with "Kemalists" .

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