Vortex of Turmoil, Vacuum of Power

By John Sitilides – Washington Post – Sunday, June 5, 2016 ANALYSIS/OPINION: At the core of NATO’s southeastern flank and the nexus of the Middle East, North Africa and Southern Europe, the eastern Mediterranean region a half decade ago was relatively serene. Egypt, Libya and Syria were ruled by enduring dictators. Turkey’s falling out with Israel had been triggered by …