Jewish Press Worried Over Turkey's Racism And Hatred To minorities
Debate on 'minorities' law worries Turkey's Jews
By Yigal Schleifer, Jewish Telegraphic Agency
"Turkey's Jewish community, for example, has had 22 of its foundations -- synagogues and other property in Istanbul and in parts of Turkey where Jews no longer live -- taken away.
"I was very angry during the debate," said Mihail Vasiliadis, editor of Apoyevmatini, a daily Greek newspaper based in Istanbul. "They were not treating us as citizens. Why should I be treated differently than a Muslim?"