InterviewMehmet Barlas discusses the role of the Turkish Army as a quasi political party
Discusses the role of the Turkish army as a quasi-political party that determines on its own accord whether or not it will follow the will of the democratically elected representatives of the electorate. Despite the Turkish army's history of such actions, Turkish Muslims do not grow closer to fringe ideologies. The situation is then compared with Iran and the fact that their history does not contain a democracy similar to that of Turkey.
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