There seems to be a problem with the website. I had this happen on other links to Kratman articles. You will probably need to copy & paste the URL in your browser if clicking on it doesn't work. ~Bob
About That Coup in .
By Tom Kratman Turkey
Excerpt: Make no mistake about it, last Friday’s apparent coup attempt by elements of the Turkish Army to oust budding Islamist dictator Recep Erdogan was a disaster for the West and for Kemalist, which is to say, “secular” Turkey, and a boon only to the – speaking of Erdogan – murderous lunatics and fanatics that Islam has been throwing up with increasing frequency and virulence over the last several decades. But what actually happened concerning the “coup?” (Tom Kratman is a retired US Army LtCol, an occasional contributor to my blog, and an outstand author of military science fiction, including the A Desert Called Peace series. http://www.amazon.com/Desert-Called-Peace-Carrera-Book-ebook/dp/B00B5HJOFY/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1426715332&sr=8-1&keywords=Peace+Kratman I expect that in 20 years they will move his novel Caliphate to the history section. ~Bob)