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The politicians and the media who say that Turkey is an Islamic democracy are mistaken or ignorant. Turkey is a democratic and secular republic. And unlike several EU countries, it is an independent country.
Turkey is a modern republic. Only then we can say that it is a country – mainly – of Muslim religion. When we refer to France or Belgium, do we say that they are Christian democracies?
Besides, people in the EU don’t know Islam and have prejudices or are afraid of it because the media make a continuous brainwashing regarding that religion that actually advocates the peace.
There is no moderate Islam. Those within the EU who claim that are wrong.
It’s true that Turkey is the only democracy among the countries of Muslim religion. But those who say that democracy is possible in Turkey owing to a moderate Islam are mistaken or…..true liars who have both bad intentions […]

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