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In Search of a More Perfect Union With Turkey

Dec 21, 2016 | 22:56 GMT
Though talks over Turkey's prospective membership in the European Union have made little progress, Ankara could have better luck expanding its trade agreement with Brussels.
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For Turkey and the European Union, economic integration seems to happen more quickly than political integration does. Negotiations over the country's accession have made little progress since Turkey was declared an official candidate to join the European Union in 1999. By contrast, trade ties between the European Union and Turkey...

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