Turkey shows interest in reviving EU bid (Telegraph) 

Now that Socialist Francois Hollande has replaced Mr Sarkozy as France’s president, Turkey hopes he will be more sympathetic to the candidacy of a country that has one of the world’s fastest growing economies and is becoming a regional diplomatic player.

On Thursday, Turkey and the EU are to open talks aimed at bringing Turkey’s membership bid back on track, and the Turkish government announced this week that its Parliament will soon vote on a series of draft laws designed to help advance its bid.”

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  1. aslan-delight reblogged this from readthisskipnothing and added:
    More sympathetic. Ha. Ha. Ha. Sure. Like they’ll ever let me in.
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