Photo Gallery: The Autocrat on the Bosporus 04/07/2016
 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is the key to Merkel's solution to the...
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is the key to Merkel's solution to the refugee crisis -- and he knows it. He has recently flexed his muscles by thrice summoning the German ambassador in Ankara. He is particularly displeased with his treatment by the German press.