Friday, October 28, 2005

Turkey urges Iran to 'political sobriety'

LONDON, October 28 (IranMania) - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose country is Israel's main regional ally, urged Iran to apply "political sobriety" after the Iranian hardline President called for the annihilation of the Jewish state.

Erdogan urged Tehran not to meddle in other countries' ties with Israel, but did not comment directly on remarks by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad that Israel should be "wiped off the map," which sparked international condemnation, according to AFP.

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See also: Erdogan joins world leaders in reaction to Ahmedinejad (Hürriyet)

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