Turkey faces a momentous choice this summer between an unreliable alliance with Russia or continuing membership in NATO with the United States.
- The Post and Courier
Turkey’s appalling autocratic President Reccep Tayyip Erdogan, having agreed to buy a major Russian weapons system dangerous to NATO interests, unwisely is likely to stick to his chosen path.
Perhaps he has been counting on the crisis being temporary, with only pro-forma complaints from NATO and no real consequences.
If so, he will be disappointed and the consequences will be harsh.
They may even mean the…