The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer

The Battle for Jerusalem: Turkey’s Erdogan stakes his claim

October 14, 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan didn’t mince his words at this month’s opening of parliament. In his first assertion of a claim to a lost non-Turkic part of the Ottoman empire, Mr. Erdogan declared that Jerusalem is Turkish.

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