Conflict in Syria has soured Turkey's relations with the West, writes Hannah Lucinda Smith
The World Today
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The Times correspondent in Turkey, and author of 'Erdogan Rising: The Battle for the Soul of Turkey'
As he cosies up to Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, and picks fights with Europe and the United States, it can be hard to recall that Recep Tayyip Erdogan was once the West’s poster boy for Islamic democracy.
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