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Angela Merkel’s ‘Privileged Provocation’ in Turkey 30 mars 2010

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Spiegel Online (Germany) 03/30/2010

By Ralf Beste and Daniel Steinvorth in Ankara and Daryl Lindsey in Berlin

Chancellor Merkel’s meeting with Prime Minister Erdogan in Ankara on Monday was anything but harmonious. Merkel may have attempted to smile the troubles away, but the rift between Germany and EU-candidate Turkey is growing. Commentators say Germany must finally provide an honest answer to Ankara: Yes or no. (suite…)

Privileged partnership offers Turkey neither privilege nor partnership 23 juin 2009

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Today’s Zaman (Turkey), 23 June 2009, Tuesday

by Hugh Pope *

Right-wingers won big in the European elections this month, and one of their rallying cries has been that the EU should renege on its promise of an eventual place for Turkey in the European Union. In its place, they are offering a vision of « privileged partnership. » (suite…)

Preserving Europe : Offer Turkey a ‘privileged partnership’ instead 15 décembre 2004

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The International Herald Tribune, Wednesday, December 15, 2004

By Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg *

Should the European Union give full membership to Turkey ? If we go by the European Commission’s own report on the question, the answer should be no. (suite…)