from Yahoo news
TURKEY’S prime minister has again accused Israel of “state terrorism” and called on the Jewish state to apologise and compensate victims of a raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla.
The Canadian Press: Turkish PM describes Israel flotilla raid “state terrorism,” demands apology
I am anxiously waiting for this year’s progress report, issued annually by the European Commission in mid-October, to see whether or not it will finally tackle the economic might of the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK), which goes against best practices in the competitively structured liberal economic market of the EU.
by Changing Turkey
Causes and Types of Euroscepticism by the Republican People’s Party (CHP) and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) of Turkey
from Hurriyet Dailynews
Armenian Foreign Ministry officials have blamed Turkey for failing to bring into affect protocols that were signed a year ago.
from Today’s Zaman, your gateway to Turkish daily news :: Interviews by YONCA POYRAZ DOĞAN
Ali Yurttagül, a political advisor for the Greens in the European Parliament, has said obstacles standing in the way of Turkey’s EU membership are mostly due to politics and that they can be removed. He explains that what is important is Turkey’s readiness to open and complete any of the currently blocked chapters.
Es nimmt schon Wunder, dass manche Politiker immer noch versuchen, aus wichtigen, grundlegenden und zumeist auch langwierigen Debatten kurzfristig politisches Kapital zu schlagen. In der Integrationsdebatte ist diesmal CSU-Chef und Ministerpräsident Horst Seehofer der Verlockung erlegen. Das ist in dessen Fall umso erstaunlicher, als Seehofer in der Regel Gespür für [...]
US Secretary of State Hillary R. Clinton paid a critical visit to the Balkans before joining an important NATO summit in Brussels. Her essential purpose was to check once more if the region’s stability was in immediate danger.
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