Which One Is More Difficult: Combatting Azrael (Angel of Death) or Turkish Bureaucracy?

A terminally-ill professor’s quest for medical treatment abroad galvanized public. Authorities are dragging their foot for allowing him to travel.

Professor Haluk Savas.

When he grumbled on Monday, the professor agonized to gauge which was more difficult to combat with: Azrael (the angel of death) or the Turkish bureaucracy?

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