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Turkey’s Revolution Looks like Iran’s – but in Slow Motion by A.J. Caschetta (Gatestone Inst. via M.E. Forum)

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Oct. 10, 2018

Watching Turkey’s transformation into an authoritarian Islamist nation over the last 16 years has been eerily like watching Iran’s rapid fall in 1979 — but in slow motion. Whereas Iran went from a secularist American ally to an implacable Islamist foe in a matter of months, Turkey has been on a similar path but led by a more cautious Islamist, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has moved at a much slower rate.

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