Michel Rose

For Michel Rose's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Bad blood: Why France-Turkey cartoon row could leave lasting impact

World Nov 4, 2020

Bad blood: Why France-Turkey cartoon row could leave lasting impact

Slights and barbs have marred relations between France's Emmanuel Macron and Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan for years, but the row over cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad has dragged them to a new low which could have more lasting consequences. Officials on both sides describe a ...