Editorial Board

Erdogan's Wars

Is Turkey fighting Islamic State, or the Kurds?

Playing at war and politics.

Photographer: Berk Ozkan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Above all else, collective security requires solidarity. So NATO ambassadors were correct to keep the focus of Tuesday's extraordinary meeting about Turkey squarely on the need to fight terrorism "in all its forms and manifestations." It's doubtful, however, that prosecuting members of Turkey's parliament is what they had in mind.

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