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EU Making “Serious Mistakes” Over Failed Turkish Coup: Turkish Minister

ANKARA, Aug 10  – The European Union is making serious mistakes in its response to Turkey’s failed coup and is losing support for EU membership from Turks as a result, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Wednesday. In an interview with the state-run Anadolu agency, Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey’s rapprochement with Russia was not meant as

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Erdogan Reaffirms EU Membership as Turkey’s “Strategic Goal”

ANKARA, May 9 – Membership of the European Union remains Turkey’s strategic goal and a deal to liberalise visas for Turks visiting the bloc should accelerate the accession process, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. His written statement appeared to be an attempt to clarify Ankara’s position days after Erdogan said Turkey would not make

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