Report: Turkey refuses to host Hamas HQ

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    Report: Turkey refuses to host Hamas HQ - Israel News, Ynetnews
     
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    Why not? they have been such good friends with them lately sending out all those gay tortillas and letting arm shipments get through from Iran.
     
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    because they buy most of their weapons from israel???
     
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    I thought Turkey was severing their relationship with Israel? they have been all chummy with the Iranians and Palestinians lately.
     
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    Turkey imagines itself to be a regional power, so it is seeking street creds with the Arabs but it does not want to be in conflict with the US, so it honors terrorist leaders while refusing to openly aid them, hoping to be seen as relevant while remaining ineffectual.
     
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    Sounds to me like Turkey is walking a tight rope.
     
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    You mean the Israel that helped Hamas to power?
     
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    I doubt that anyone thinks that Israel helped Hamas to power , as Hamas motto is "We love death as much as the Zionists love life".
     
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    It is true. Israel did help Hamas come to power.
     
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    No they didn't.
     

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