Submitted by TURKISH GREEK NEWS on Thu, 02/01/2014 - 17:22
Turkey’s newly appointed EU Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on Jan. 2 expressed hope that Greece, the bloc’s new term president, would continue to support Turkey’s membership bid and that new chapters would be opened during its presidency.
Submitted by TURKISH GREEK NEWS on Tue, 08/10/2013 - 11:47
Turks are entertaining ever-diminishing beliefs that their country will one day join the European Union, a recent poll has indicated, citing the financial crisis in the 17-nation eurozone and the reluctance of European leaders.
Submitted by TURKISH GREEK NEWS on Thu, 27/06/2013 - 13:57
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she welcomed an agreement to reopen talks with Turkey about joining the European Union but warned in the light of the crackdown on Turkish anti-government protests that democratic values were non-negotiable.
Submitted by TURKISH GREEK NEWS on Tue, 25/06/2013 - 13:18
The European Union has agreed to open a new chapter with Turkey but postponed negotiations until after the presentation of the Commission’s Annual Progress Report and a discussion of the General Affairs Council (GAC) in October.