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Turkey and the European Sclerosis 10 septembre 2012

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German Marshall Fund of the United States,September 10, 2012, 9 p.
The EuroFuture Project

by Soli Özel *

Relations between Turkey and the European Union have been tested during Europe’s current economic woes. The goal of becoming a member of the EU has become less of a priority for a Turkey undergoing a period of economic growth and job creation. Europe’s attitude towards Turkey, both as a strategic partner and as a potential candidate for EU membership, is unclear, if at times incoherent. Given Europe’s position and Turkey’s growth and newfound strategic regional importance, Turkey’s accession to Union membership cannot remain in the limbo that it is currently in.

* Soli Özel teaches at Istanbul Kadir Has University. He is a columnist for the national daily Haberturk and is senior advisor to the chairman of the Turkish Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association.

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