TURKEY – Erdoğan’s “Please Sanction Me” Challenge (Burak Bekdil, BESA Center)

The EU does not have the option of being indifferent to the antics of neo-Ottoman bully Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Doing so would discredit the EU and weaken its soft power. But sanctions, if miscalculated, could create new problems if they go beyond the desired target. Surgical precision will be needed.