Analysis: Turkey's history of military coups hangs over protests By Ralph Boulton and Parisa Hafezi ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's "pashas", the generals who once made politicians quake at the mere hint of disapproval, are staying silent as riots sweep the nation. Today the words "military coup" are nowhere to be heard, a tribute perhaps to the prime minister now accused of trampling on democracy. Until recently Turkish army chiefs repeatedly got rid of ...
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John McCain in International Herald Tribune I do believe that if you really believe that this is doomed to failure and is going to cost American lives, then you should do what's necessary to prevent it from happening rather than a vote of 'disapproval,'McCain said.
Nancy Pelosi in Forbes A vote of disapproval will set the stage for additional Iraq legislation, which will be coming to the House floor,said Speaker Pelosi of California, who underscored the significance of the debate by delivering the first speech.
Joe Biden in InTheNews.co.uk Our resolution of disapproval is not an attempt to embarrass the president,Senator Joseph Biden said, rejecting these claims.