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Subject: Turkey Gets F-16 Source Code
SYSOP    11/4/2011 5:19:14 AM
 
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Thomas       11/4/2011 10:52:32 AM
That is interesting!
Denmark had a spot of bother with PGM, where we couldn't get the sourcecode to transfer targeting information from plane to bomb. It was solved in a cottageindustry manner - transmitting to the bomb via reciever on the bomb. (Dial a bomb service)
 
More interesting: It does indicate a change in policy from the US.
The US cannot expect others to take over the obligations USA formerly had - if the US continually puts obstacles in the way.
 
It seems like there is a lot of reconsidering going on at the moment.
 
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Colin Campbell       11/5/2011 1:27:16 PM
I am constantly amazed that we do not ask Turkey: "What have you done for us lately?"
 
Turkey is a perfect example of America's 'deadbeat allies.'
 
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Reactive       11/7/2011 8:13:55 AM
 
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Thomas       11/7/2011 3:54:08 PM


Well, there is Incirlik.
 
But yes, they have not bend over backwards to be all that helpful.
 
They have a president Erdogan - well to compare him with something american - Imagine You had Sarah Palin as president.
Just to annoy the ulcer.
 
 
 
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fkocak       1/9/2013 3:50:45 AM
Hey stupid. Hosting Nato's Missile Shield Radar at the doorsteps of Iran and Russia requires big BALLS.
Turkey is taking a lot of risks by doing what they are doing. In case of a war between Shanghai Cooperation Countries and US Coalition, the first country to be attacked would be Turkey.  But again IGNORANCE IS A BLISS, so stay the way you are motherfucker.
 
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Heorot    fkocak   1/10/2013 7:09:24 PM
Impolite! But true
 
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