Sunday, August 05, 2012

The New York Times confuses `Alawites with Alevis

""Many Turkish Alawites, estimated at 15 million to 20 million strong and one of the biggest minorities in this country, seem to be solidly behind Syria’s embattled strongman, Bashar al-Assad, while Turkey’s government, and many Sunnis, supports the Syrian rebels."

PS Watch. They will sneakily correct it without alerting readers.