One step further, Turkey opens environment chapter
Turkey opens environment chapter in EU accession talks
Turkey opens environment chapter in EU accession bid – Hurriyet Daily News and Economic Review
Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu smiles as he briefs the media after an accession conference at the European Union Council headquarters in Brussels December 21, 2009. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Croatia, Turkey one step closer to EU membership
Turkey’s (from L) EU Affairs Minister Egemen Bagis, Environment Minister Veysel Eroglu and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu listen to Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt at the start of an accession conference at the European Union Council headquarters in Brussels, December 21, 2009.
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Patriarch’s ‘crucified’ remarks echo in Turkey: Unjust or mistranslated? – Hurriyet Daily News and Economic Review
Turkey agitated by patriarch (Kathimerini)
Will Turkey?s efforts with Iran pay off or be blown off?
By Stacy Maruskin (International Strategic Research Organization [ISRO/USAK], Turkey)
Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, center, Turkey’s chief EU negotiator Egemen Bagis, left, and Sweden’s Foreign Minister Carl Bildt address the media after EU Turkey accession talks at the EU Council in Brussels, Monday Dec. 21, 2009.
(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Quest for regional power takes Turkey east (Middle East Online)
In January 2009, a government probe of an Ergenekon suspect turned up a hit list of five so-called ?traitors to national security.