Secular Democratic Turkey at Critical Crossroads

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Being an Islamic country did not protect Turkey from four deadly bombings thought to be the work of Islamic extremists. Now, President Bush calls the secular democracy yet another front of the War on Terror. Although Jews and westerners may be the immediate targets of such attacks, being Muslim will offer no protection for Turks themselves. With Istanbul at the crossroads of Europe and the Middle East, how will Turkey maintain its delicate balance? What-s at stake for NATO, the European Union and the United States? What-s next for the historic bridge between the West and the Middle East? We speak with experts on Turkey from the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, The German Marshall Fund's Transatlantic Center, Istanbul's Bilgi University, and the Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy.
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