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Turkish PM Says EU Deal Opens New Era

World | December 16, 2013, Monday // 13:21| Views: 762 | Comments: 1
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Bulgaria: Turkish PM Says EU Deal Opens New Era Turkish PM Recep Erdogan welcomed the signing of the Readmission Agreement with the EU. Photo by EPA/BGNES

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called the deal with the EU a "milestone" and a new era in Tureky-EU relations.

"We are not coming to become a burden, but to help with it. The visa requirements should have been removed long ago. The fact that they haven't been removed yet has only harmed the European Union," Erdogan said, quoted by the Hurriyet Daily.

On Monday, Turkey and the EU signed a refugee Readmission Agreement, in return for a visa-free travel for Turkish citizens in three years' time.

Erdogan added that Turkey was no longer a country that people "escaped from, but one that people returned to."

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josef copur - 16 Dec 2013 // 14:30:12

l would like to inform you this egrement feka froud christian from eu commissiner cecilia malstrom betwean not froud muslim erdogan turkish primier.cecilia cheathing us besuca eu need million refugee until 2050 from africa besuca of this they created al shabab boku haram in africa but cecilia malstrom oll ather refugee mast die which country they are besuca cecilia malstrom neeb african banana after sunshine holiday from clopatra beach from turkey.
for me shit feed shitt
if cecilia malstrom romania bulgaria their prison their restring person their in human threathment refugee in 2 of this country following free visa for turkey
l am kurdish from kurdistan region turkey
this shit anemy even not let l spoke with my father my brother my mather
but following want free visa to cecilia swdish perver they know what does it meand perver from swedish language free visa for turkish citezen.cecilia malstrom critises human rights in eu.
oll my cincerely
hapy chrismas
josef copur
from bulgaria
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