U.S.-Turkey Relations Cool
Turkey recalled its ambassador to the U.S. and warned there would be dire consequences if Congress passes a resolution classifying the massacre of 1.5 million Armenians between 1915 and 1923 as genocide. What do you think?
“This is reminiscent of when Germany withdrew their ambassador until America officially recognized Oktoberfest.”
Jane Young –
“Well, politics is all about finding a middle ground. How about calling it an unmitigated slaughter? Would that work?”
Ricardo Olmos –
“If there's anything our Congress is good at, it's passing philosophical resolutions in name only that have no tangible outcome.”
Ben Hauer –