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Old 26th Oct 2018, 20:26
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Originally Posted by neila83 View Post
I'll be honest, I despised Erdogen, but he may just cause a global revolution here, and if he does, all his ills canīt be forgiven, but will not have been in vain.

I still don't get, who on earth came up with this plan as the best way to assassinate somebody? Between this and Salisbury, what on earth happened to hit squads? We all used to assume this stuff was happening but done far too well for anyone to ever know...
Erdogan did answer that question when he said " childish and comic" . So it must have been planned by children for their entertainment. As they say children willl be children so we must forgive them, perhaps that`s how Donald will squirm his way out of the mess he got himself into. Though he will have to thank Erdogan for showing him a way out.
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Old 26th Oct 2018, 20:31
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Could it be that there were no wells deep enough at DC ?
Another that comes to mind is they are great pals with Donald and wouldn`t want to upset him over such a trivial thing as the disposal of an irritating nuisance and as the Turks are great pals with the Qataris and not on best terms with Donald over his pastor, and a deep well smack bang in the middle of their consulate, surely the choice of the ideal venue must be too obvious.
Pastor is and has always been an irrelevance.
He was arrested in October 2016, charged in December 2016 and it only became a political ISSUE point in June 2018.
Releasing him couple of weeks before Mid Terms helps Trump prove he looking after Christians.
He is unlike any other WH incumbent in decades but this was a political move and a good one.

Saudi's really stupid but needed a way to get him in Saudi controlled area and US was out of question.
Any other country was questionable as he would be suspicioys but could justify using Turkey as his intended was from there.

In all probability what was going to occur was known about as Saudi intelligence well and truly penetrated.
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Old 26th Oct 2018, 20:36
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Originally Posted by neila83 View Post
I'll be honest, I despised Erdogen, but he may just cause a global revolution here, and if he does, all his ills canīt be forgiven, but will not have been in vain.
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Don't confuse disputes and shouting matches between Nations as War, often they are just part of a long term game plan.

Turkey did not act on their own and feel they had quite a bit of "unverified assistance", just because people hate each other it
doesn't mean they don't have the ultimate same goal.................... FDR / Churchill and Stalin showed that,

Maybe MBS wanted to send some buckets of Sunshine someone's way.
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Old 10th Dec 2018, 01:25
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Saudis refuse Turkey extradition request.
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