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Turkey’s secular system not suitable for Arab Spring nations
  Iran has added fuel to escalating tensions with Turkey by suggesting on Tuesday that Turkey's Western-like secular political structure is not compatible for post-revolution Arab nations.
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Wednesday 14 December 2011 17:29
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Turkey’s secular system not suitable for Arab Spring nations
BFnews: Ali-Akbar Velayati, senior adviser to Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, told a news conference that Turkey's model of "secular Islam" was a version of western liberal democracy and unacceptable for countries that is going what he said "Islamic awakening," Financial Times reported Tuesday.

Velayati's remarks came on a day when Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called his Iranian counterpart, Ali Akbar Salehi. Salehi reportedly told Davutoglu that the statements are not Iran's official position.

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Source : Today's Zaman