Turkey and Terror
October 15, 2014 • 10:23AM

Lyndon LaRouche had Turkey's number, fifteen years ago, and, like it or not, he was right. In 1999's Storm Over Asia video, LaRouche identified that the nation of Turkey would be used as a base of destabilization operations against the Southwest Asia region, directed at Russia. LaRouchePAC recently made an updated promotional package for that presentation, with specific emphasis on the role of Turkey.

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Speaking before his party's weekly parliamentary group meeting, main Turkish opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu accused the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) government of providing logistical, military and medical support to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), including training foreign militants in Turkey and sending them to kill other Muslims in Syria.

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