What’s next? Doctors' plot?
June 12, 2013 - In the pro-Erdoğan media, this conspiratorial interpretation of the events has been taken to
new, and more absurd, levels. Daily Yeni Şafak, in particular, launched a series of bizarre theories. First,
they argued in huge headlines that the protestors in Turkish streets were organized from a base in Houston
via “the Zello organization.” Soon, saner people pointed out that Zello is not an “organization,” but an
iPhone app like Twitter or Viber. Being ridiculed by these criticisms, Yeni Şafak did not lose hope, and a
few days later launched another conspiracy theory focusing on George Soros, chairman of the Open Society
Institute, and his alleged “hidden hand” in Turkey’s streets… (Full Story)