European Parliament blames EU-Turkey deal

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Members of the European Parliamen

European Parliament blames EU-Turkey deal


A number of members of the European Parliament harshly critisized the deal reached on 7th March between the Council of the European Union and Turkey. The MEPs accused ruling Justice and Development party of supporting Islamism and called the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan a ‘dictator’.

“I have been recently to Turkey and I want to say that it does not remind me a European country at all. It rather reminds me war-torn Syria. I think that Turkey has created this mess with refug...


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