On 13 September, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Egypt and Turkey will be the "bright faces of the region." "I think that the two nations will be the bright faces of the region," Erdogan was quoted as saying by the press after his meeting with his Egyptian counterpart Essam Sharaf.

Erdogan’s three-day visit to Cairo was part of an "Arab Spring" tour that also took him to Tunisia. He was also expected to visit Li...

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