Turkish Constitutional Referendum – Commentary by Marcus Alexander Templar, Former U.S. Army Cryptologic Linguist and All-Source Intelligence Analyst of the Defense Intelligence Agency, 12 April 2017

by on April 19, 2017

Turkish Constitutional Referendum
Marcus Alexander Templar
Former U.S. Army Cryptologic Linguist
and All-Source Intelligence Analyst of the Defense Intelligence Agency

“Considering everything Erdogan has done so far, he is seeking not only political power, but also religious power. If he could, he would become a caliph.” Marcus Alexander Templar comments on Turkey’s drift towards authoritarianism and theocracy, as well as deterioration of its relations with Europe.