Erodgan Moves to Nationalize Turkey’s Largest Bank 

Whether it’s a legitimate threat or simply a political maneuver, President Erodgan’s threat to seize the nation’s largest bank, which is partially owned by Turkey’s main opposition party, is a reminder that Turkey may be a democracy in name only.

(From Zerohedge)

Erdogan, always eager to nationalize any valuable asset so it can then become part of the Erdogan family empire, has contended that what once belonged to the nation’s founder shouldn’t be owned by a political faction, especially not one which opposes him.