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Re: Destruction of Kurram Village, Afghanistan

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I've never been to Turkey and don't know much about it, but what I have heard 
indicates that its "democracy" is not much like ours.  I imagine the Kurds 
there do not consider it a democracy since they cannot even speak their own 
language at risk of very long prison terms.  

Ralph Hueston Kratz, S.E.
Richmond CA USA

In a message dated 10/24/01 8:02:23 AM, sscholl2(--nospam--at) writes:

<< Regarding the middle east, only Turkey of the moslem countries has
handled the problem of extremist religious zealots correctly-they put
them out of business in the 1920s. Turkey also is the only democratic
country of the region. >>

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