Erdogan: Israel 'biggest threat to Middle East peace'

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April 13, 2010 22:38

 
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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday called Israel the "biggest threat to peace in the Middle East."

Speaking to CNN on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, he blamed Israel's current "three-way" coalition government, saying it was not "speaking in symphony."

"We want to see voices of peace," said the Turkish prime minister.

Erdogan stressed that he had nothing against Israeli or Jewish people.

"There are Jewish people in my country and I have no problem with them," he said.

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