#Turkey 's top economic official resigns & it takes 24 hours for the gov't to provide some clarity--perhaps. More importantly, Erdogan--a notorious micro-manager--is silent on the matter of his son-in-law's move & delegates the matter to not even a gov't official but a party spox.
He "fell in love" with Kim Jong Un, praises Vladimir Putin and calls Recep Tayyip Erdogan "a friend": President Donald Trump's flattery of autocrats has confounded US allies and raised questions about his regard for democratic norms
President Erdoğan: “A mentality which does not value humans just for being that, human, cannot ensure global security or peace.”
First Lady Erdoğan: “A strong future is possible only through a well-established education system”
President Erdoğan: “A crime against humanity is being committed in Palestine. Even if the whole world shuts their eyes, we won’t consent to Israeli oppression. We will never allow Al-Quds to be usurped by Israel.”
President Erdoğan: “A free mind is what science is all about. If you have put your mind at the disposal of certain molds, ideologies or theses, then it means you have lost your title of scientist.”