By Alexander Mercouris & Alex Christoforou,
Published on The Duran, Aug 10, 2022:
In this discussion between Alex Mercouris and Alexander Christoforou they analyze the outcome of the recent meeting between President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin and President of the Republic of Türkiye, Recep Tayyıp Erdoğan, with specific reference to a piece published in the Financial Times on August 7, suggesting that “Western capitals are increasingly alarmed at the deepening ties between Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Vladimir Putin, raising the prospect of punitive retaliation against the Nato member if it helps Russia avoid sanctions.”
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