Журнальный клуб Интелрос » Ярославская инициатива » 11 апреля 2011 (eng)
Joel J. Sprayregen
TURKEY IS NOT EUROPE
Napoleon said, ‘Geography is destiny.’ In truth, both Turkey and Russia are part European countries but they are also in significant part Asiatic countries. I have traveled in rural Turkey and it is by no means part of Europe. You can recognize that instantly: you’re on the border of Iran, Iraq, and Syria, and you have a very different mentality.