Hamas welcomes Gul's election as Turkish president

The Palestinian Islamic Hamas movement welcomed Wednesday the election of Abdullah Gul as president of Turkey.

Hamas welcomes Gul's election as Turkish president
The Palestinian Islamic Hamas movement welcomed Wednesday the election of Abdullah Gul as president of Turkey.

"This victory is a natural demonstration of the region's turn toward Islam," Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said in a statement sent to the media.

"This historic change will benefit both the Turkish people and the nations of the region, especially the Palestinian people," he added.

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Last Mod: 29 Ağustos 2007, 11:51
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