BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 A.M.) – Turkey’s National Movement Party Chairman Devlet Bahçeli said Greece has been a “malignant tumor” that has been bothering Turkey since 1821.

“This malignant tumor will be cured if possible, otherwise it will be eradicated at all costs,” he said in a message published on the occasion of the Turkish Victory Day, via RT.

He continued, “It seems that the humiliating remnants of the invaders who were expelled by the Turkish people to the Aegean Sea 98 years ago, have not drawn lessons nor learned from historical events,” pointing out that Turkey “will not turn its back on our historical interests in the Mediterranean and the Aegean.”

Bahçeli also criticized France’s deployment of military forces in the eastern Mediterranean, adding that “this indicates a new plot by French President Emmanuel Macron.”

He considered that France, Italy, Egypt and some Gulf countries “all fell into a very dangerous spiral in the Mediterranean,” noting that “Greece is the one who plays with fire, and France is the instigator. As for those who sit at the gambling table waiting for the winning party, they are well-known countries.”

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Stern Daler
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Stern Daler
2020-08-30 15:21

Fascist irredentist talk that doesn’t accept history and peace treaties.
Eradicate Fascism and Irredentism.

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2020-08-31 03:17
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Well, There’s a solution to the Turkish problems with the Aegean sea and the Mediterranean sea :
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2020-08-31 09:22
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Entente powers did not have the guts and abandoned Greece in 1923.
This cannot be achieved anymore. Throw them out of Cyprus and apply 12 miles to all EU maritime borders.
p.s. To return the compliment of Turkey’s National Movement Party the Turks are the cancer of Asia minor and Europe ever since 1071.

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2020-08-31 09:34
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For the record Romanos IV. Diogenes’ 1071 defeat at Manavazgerd was caused by military problems on several fronts and lack of funds. Erdogan who has recently celebrated this battle as a historical landmark of Turkish history is much in the same situation as Romanos IV. Several possible fronts and little money.

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2020-09-01 06:04
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At the same time, he took loans that Turkey can’t cash, in other terms, he also faces the same situation as Adolf, but without having built such a military industrial complex and neither having kept enough money to sustain it nor the money, but moreover, he needs to seize some gas or oil rich area to prevent an economical collapse which might be triggered by sanctions.

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2020-09-01 10:41
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He found gas in the Black Sea. But the problem is deeper.
Read this with the help of Google translate or your German.
https://www.heise.de/tp/features/Mittelmeer-Tuerkei-droht-mit-Grund-zum-Krieg-4882681.html

p.s. but I guess this is not so new for you.

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2020-09-01 10:58
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And probably this too. https://turkeyanalyst.org/publications/turkey-analyst-articles/item/646-turkey-advances-in-africa-against-franco-emirati-egyptian-entente.html Turkey’s expanded military presence in Libya has tilted the geopolitical game-board more in Ankara’s favor vis-à-vis France and Egypt and their partner the United Arab Emirates. While motivating the strong backing Paris and Cairo are providing to Greece as it confronts Turkey in the eastern Mediterranean, Ankara’s effort to extend Turkey’s influence throughout Africa is driving a wider strategic competition between Turkey and France in the Sahel and likewise between Turkey and Egypt in the Horn of Africa. Ankara’s advances in Niger in the Sahel and in Ethiopia in the Horn have raised the stakes… Read more »

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2020-09-01 05:50
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Entente powers did not have the guts and abandoned Greece in 1923.

I think that it can be understood : being so close to the WW1 bloodbath just followed by the even worse Spanish flu, nobody was hot to start a war… It still wasn’t the case in 1936-1938 while WW2 could had been prevented in Europe

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2020-09-01 10:35
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No. France and the UK had their spoils in Syria and Palestine to create future problems… via the League of Nations.

dino
dino
2020-08-31 22:45

So ridiculous. If Greece is the malignant tumor since 1821? Well actually I guess Turkey is actually the tumor since 1453.

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Stern Daler
2020-09-01 10:26
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And Turks are since Seldschuke victory in 1071.

Daeshbags Sux
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2020-08-31 03:19
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2020-08-31 09:25
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The Turks must have been emboldened by the US. They neither have the equipment nor the money to prevail against the EU and their allies.

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2020-09-01 05:46
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US created hubris to push them off the cliff?

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2020-09-01 06:13
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I don’t feel the US betting on him against the EU, unless they want to be kicked from NATO and Russia joining the EU : it’s the worse nightmare on Capitol Hill, Zbiggs would spin in his grave, Kissinger would have a stroke or commit suicide and Jinping would eat Mao’s Little Red Book
Trump wants EU+Russia to play the world’s cop or what? I don’t think were very interested : we lack the Yankee mentality..

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2020-09-01 10:29
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They will nuke EU if we dare to.

Mumett
Mumett
2020-09-01 00:00

Just a big dog that barks look at your country, you have destroyed its economy and now diverting attention to the real problems.
Turks see your lies resign now if you are a patriot.