grtuk17Tassos Symeonides
(RIEAS Academic Advisor)

Copyright: Research Institute for European and American Studies (www.rieas.gr) -Publication date: 12 February 2017

Note: The article reflects the opinion of the author and not necessarily the views of the Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS).

There is nothing new in this latest episode of “Greek-Turkish friendship.” Turkey is on a collision course with European “values” and run by an increasingly random, unpredictable, authoritarian, neo-Islamist leader. Such is the confusion generated by the Turkish autocrat that even Mrs. Merkel was brusquely rebuked by Recep Erdogan over her use of the term “Islamist terrorism” and dared say nothing in response...Read more