It's a pity that some politicians in the United States closed their ears to calls of common sense and, once again, attempted to make a tool of and sacrifice important matters for petty tricks of domestic politics. This is not an attitude which befits and benefits the representatives of a great power such as the United States of America. This unacceptable decision of the Committee has no validity and standing in the eyes of the Turkish people, as similar previous resolutions.
On Wednesday, US President George W. Bush expressed disappointment [press briefing] over the committee decision and urged the full House not to approve the resolution, out of concern that it could damage US relations with Turkey, a key supporter in the war on terror. AP has more.
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