Sunday, May 28, 2017

Turkey: Erdoğan dictates to country remove the word 'arena' from all stadiums

(Ankara) After President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan voiced his opposition to the word ‘Areana’ in a speech on May 26. He has now instructed the sports minister to order the removal of “arena” from the names of stadiums across Turkey.

The Turkish Football Federation announced today that the word “arena” had been removed from the names of all stadiums in the country by May 27.The pocket dictator stated that he had the removal of the word “arena” from the names of all sports stadiums across Turkey because:
“I am against ‘arenas.’ You know what they do in arenas, don’t you? People were dismembered there [by animals]. I have given the instruction to the minister and we will remove the name ‘arena’ from stadiums.”
What is it with Islam and banning things?