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Will Turkey Ever Join the EU?

With all that’s going on in Libya, Syria and the Middle East in general, we can almost forgive the press for the lack of coverage of the two EU enlargement meetings with Turkey and Croatia last week. Well, to be honest there is also the potential that they didn’t give...

Posted on 29 April 2011

Turkey Embraced by West – Revered by East… Best of Both Worlds?

Turkey is proudly taking its place as one of the key markets in the world we are all rebuilding after the catastrophic crash of the last 18 months. Today it officially launched its bid to host Euro 2016, where it will compete with the likes of France and Italy to...

Posted on 24 December 2009

Miliband Puts Weight of UK Behind Turkey’s Accession into the EU

British foreign secretary David Miliband has put his weight behind Turkey's EU bid to become a full member of the European Union, while visiting the country. "Turkish accession to the European Union will be a tremendous benefit to Ankara and to the region," he said. At a joint press conference...

Posted on 06 November 2009

Turkey Hopes to Sign Armenia Accords on Saturday

Turkey hopes to sign accords with Armenia on Saturday Reuters has revealed, ending the decades long feud between the two countries, and taking a massive step forward towards being accepted as a member of the European Union. Armenia has been feuding with Turkey because of the thousands of Armenians killed...

Posted on 07 October 2009