The office of the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned the decision of the Commission of the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress on the inclusion of the movement «Muslim brotherhood» in the list of terrorist organizations of us state Department.
Today’s Zaman reports that the representative of the office of Erdogan Ibrahim Kalin condemned the decision. He said that «Muslim brotherhood» for 30-40 years are not engaged in terrorist activities and were able to win in Egypt elections. He believes that the inclusion of this movement in the «black list» into the hands of such extremists as the «Islamic state».
«The Muslim brotherhood» outlawed in Egypt and some other Arab States. But the Turkish leader is among the main allies that the Islamist movement.
The Commission’s proposed bill on the introduction of the Islamist movement in the «black list» must receive the approval of the house of representatives and then the Senate, then approved the initiative will pass to the President of the United States.