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Winston Raymond Peters and Recep Tayyip Erdoğan - Two Peas In A Love Pod

My initial reaction is that Winston Raymond Peters (WRP) should not go to Turkey as a form of protest against threats to send New Zealanders home in a body bag like our ancestors. Charming. As tempting as it was to think WRP could reach a sticky end, I was wondering what the hell death wish he had once the local consul prepared some due diligence on their visitor. The problem is that the more I read of Recep Tayyip Erdogan (RTE) the more I see he is full of as much shit as WRP.   They could possibly get along, if only RTE could take some whisky diplomacy. At the weekend Erdogan used extracts of video footage of the attack in one of his election campaign rallies to condemn Islamophobia in Western countries. Peters said he was heading to Turkey to put the record straight. "They asked me to come and I'm going to go. "I certainly intend to put New Zealand's record as being an innocent party to an act of a foreigner in our country." I do not