The reception he received may have reminded him of the Israeli parliament:
The country's Islamist dailies, Vakit and Milli Gazete, ran front page headlines onTuesday that read,"Day of Shame", "That Murderer has no Place in the Parliament"and "Murderer with Muslim blood on his Hands: Get out!"Well, I suppose it is a start.
...Turkey, a NATO member and Israel's closest ally in the Islamic world, has in the past played the role of mediator between the Jewish state and its Muslim neighbors.
[Hat tip: Hot Air Headlines]