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Coup d'├ętat attempt in 2016 For a long time, before Erdogan came to power, Turkey was silent partner in NATO. They mostly towed NATO line, without much complaint. Their territory and airbases were used for invasion of Iraq, Afghanistan etc .. As a reward, Turkey was allowed some leeway considering Cyprus, occasional military coups, corruption and not very ...

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