Turkish president indicates closer ties possible after 'more sensitive' policies toward Palestinians

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday raised the prospects of improved relations with Israel as "beneficial" for regional peace and stability, but only after the Jewish state adopts "more sensitive" policies toward Palestinians.

The Turkish leader made the remarks to reporters during an official visit to Qatar, Turkish media reported on Wednesday.

“But at this point, Israel needs to be more sensitive concerning its Palestinian policy. It needs to be sensitive about Jerusalem and al-Aqsa Mosque,” Erdogan said. ... Read More: i24