01 August 2008, Kıbrıs Ada TV,
Adnan Oktar: ıf you could see, you could not recognıze the turkey of future. In the real sense of the word, it will be the super state of the region and as a result Israel will be saved, Armenia and Palestine willfeelrelieved. Israel willattain an unprecedented peace and security. The problem of Palestine will be solved completely. THE FOCAL POINT OF ALL EVENTS IS TURKEY and there is an explicit request. Iraq also requests. It wants to unite with Turkey and so does Syria. Syria also wants to unite with Turkey and wants to remain under the administration of Turkey. But surely their states will be separate. They want Turkey to be the spiritual leader.
TASCA, Turkish-Arab Science, Culture and Art Association, November 21- 2008
Akşam, 26 February 2011
Sarkozy visited Erdogan in his office. Sarkozy said that Erdogan is a very courageous person for whom he has much respect. Praising Turkey he added,
“Turkey may have many contributions in terms of his history and democracy. It is an important bridge between the West and the East.”