Tidak habis-habis negara penduduk Islam dilanda dengan pelbagai kerenah. Isu baru di Turki pula. Amaran dari ketua tentera di negara mereka sendiri bahawa , “ we will openly enter politics if the ruling party attempts to alter the country's long-standing commitment to secularism” seperti dilaporkan Al Jazeera pada 28 April 2007. Hanya kerana Perdana Menteri Recep Tayyip Erdogan dan Menteri Luarnya Abdullah Gul tidak "sehaluan" dengan mereka dari segi pegangan dan kepercayaan ?
Mustafa Kemal Ataturk telah meninggalkan satu warisan kebudayaan yang sangat 'hebat' di Turki sehingga mengatasi segala-galanya termasuk agama.
Wikipedia - Erdoğan's appointment as Prime Minister was delayed after his party's victory in the elections for legal reasons. He had been barred from standing in those elections because of a previous criminal conviction for reading an Islamist poem at a political rally, an action deemed to amount to Islamist sedition in today's modern secular Turkey, and for which he served several months in jail. The prime minister in Turkey must be a member of parliament and the constitution excluded those with previous convictions from standing. A prominent supporter of Erdoğan, Abdullah Gül, became a stand-in prime minister and pushed through a constitutional amendment that allowed Erdoğan to win a freshly vacant seat in the province of Siirt in a by-election. Gül resigned (to later become minister of foreign affairs) and Erdoğan was appointed Prime Minister by President Ahmet Nec