Ultimately, Erdogan might end up losing Istanbul again. And botch yet another opportunity to normalize relations with the Kurds.
The Turkish President only knows one loyalty — to himself. Little wonder Erdogan acts like a congenital flamethrower in international relations.
The Besiktas bombing raises important questions about counter-terrorism strategy and truth telling in Turkey.
Erdogan never understood the Kurds’ mindset. He needs to revisit history to see the hardships they have experienced.