In the post-traumatic atmosphere after the bloody coup attempt of July 15, almost all people in Turkey are being forced to take sides or be labeled "the enemy. " A "yes-or-no" choice is being imposed, like the "You're either with me or against me" remark once made by the former U.S. President George W. Bush.
Ted Cruz and John Kasich have agreed to join forces to try to deny frontrunner Donald Trump the Republican Party's presidential nomination, their campaigns said April 24.
The sudden alliance, revealed in short statements, arose due to the pressing timing of the Republican party's presidential primary season.
The odds have lengthened against a Donald Trump presidency after his Wisconsin defeat, and they were probably already ten-to-one against. If he wins the Republican nomination, which is still very likely, he will almost certainly face Hillary Clinton in the November election, and lose badly.