Erdogan: I admire Trump and Putin
Turkish President Recep Erdogan said that he admires the presidents of the United States and the Russian Federation Donald trump and Vladimir Putin.
In particular, Trump Erdogan praised for his frankness, Radio Liberty reports .
“ Whether you like it or not, Mr. Trump is an important name. He has no hidden agenda. He tells me things clearly and openly, ”Erdogan said and added that Trump is reciprocated.
Similarly, he described Putin as a leader who does not hide anything and is frank with Turkey.
The third incumbent leader Erdogan sympathizes with is Sheikh Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, whom the Turkish president called a “ young and active” leader who supports poor countries.
At the same time, Erdogan said that Europe lacks an inspired leader, and there is a “ serious crisis of leadership and a vacuum of leadership.”
Among the inspired personalities of the past, Erdogan named the Prophet Mohammed and the founder of modern Turkey Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. He noted the former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and the former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.