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As summit begins, NATO missile shield a test of Turkey's allegiance | Europe | Deutsche Welle | 19.11.2010Turkey is a key player in NATO plans to install a missile shield to defend against a nuclear threat from Iran. But as the alliance's summit begins on Friday, Turkish support for the plan remains uncertain. Leaders of the 28 NATO member countries begin a two-day summit in Lisbon on Friday, and next to the war in Afghanistan, a missile defense shield to defend against Iran is set to be high on the agenda.
"Similarly, Ankaras northern Iraq policies reflect a certain amount of cognitive dissonance. While the Turks never believed that Baghdad had any control over developments in the north, they were consistent in their refusal to deal directly with representatives of the KRG." by Jun 20
2008/04/17 : "despite Turkish complaints to the contrary, there is no real evidence that the Iraqi Kurdish leadership has provided material support to the PKK." by Jun 20