I can’t say I was surprised when I read Joshua Teitelbaum’s piece “Turkey is calling for a jihad against Israel”. For some time now, rather similar pieces regarding Turkey have been published in the American and European press. It’s clear that, following the bloody act of piracy in international waters against the Mavi Marmara carrying humanitarian aid volunteers from Turkey and 32 other nations, there has been a mobilisation of anti-Turkey information warfare.
Just as Teitelbaum’s perspective on the event is problematic, the information he cites is almost entirely out of touch with reality. Above all, just as the venture was not one of pro-Hamas militants, nor was it solely a Turkish enterprise, either.… Seguir leyendo »