Saturday, October 01, 2005

EU calls emergency Turkey talks

EU foreign ministers are to hold emergency talks in Luxembourg on Sunday in a last-ditch effort to break the deadlock over Turkey's membership bid. The UK called for the meeting after EU ambassadors failed to agree on a joint negotiating framework on Thursday.

Read the rest of the article on EU seeks way out of stalemate over Turkey (Turkish Daily News)
  • Turkey says EU must keep promises (
  • Erdogan: EU Must Be Honest In Creating A Negotiating Framework Document (The Anatolian Times)
  • Gul: We Won't Say Yes To Everything (The Anatolian Times)
  • Solana: EU Should Keep Its Promises To Turkey (The Anatolian Times)
  • Austrian MEP: Austria can't forget the Ottomans (Dünya Online)
  • Greece voices support for Turkey's full EU membership (Dünya Online)
  • TRNC: Forcing Turkey to recognize Cyprus may lead to civil war (Turkish Weekly)
  • EU's turkey row 'threatens relations with Islam' (Ireland On-Line)
  • Patriarch Bartholomeus: We are a part of Europe (Turks.US)
  • America intervenes to warn of rejection 'disaster' (TimesOnline)
  • Austrian government under criticism (Hürriyetim)
  • At Turkey’s heart, a major paradox (Ekathimerini)
  • Turkey awaits EU membership amidst difficult challenges (KUNA)
  • 'Main problems in EU route: Kurdish, Armenian and Cyprus problems' (KurdishInfo)
  • Turkey-EU Relations: If Turkey Says No? (Turkish Weekly)
  • European Parliaments Creates New Conditions for Turkey (Turkish Weekly)
  • So, what have the Turks ever done for us? (The Independent)
  • What Turkey's EU entry means for the Middle East (The Daily Star)
    • 1 comment:

      Anonymous said...

      Why won't the racists let Turkey join? Down with the old racism in the EU.. praise the day when our Union represents Human Rights and Democratic values and not age old hatred and "politics of difference". jzp