Turkish Referendum Threatens Formal Divorce With EU

World » EU | March 19, 2017, Sunday // 13:22
Bulgaria: Turkish Referendum Threatens Formal Divorce With EU File photo: EPA/BGNES

Turkey's EU accession process may be temporarily suspended if Erdogan is granted sweeping powers next month. The deterioration in the rule of law in Turkey is moving the country away from Europe, Deutsche Welle comments.

Turkey's relations with Europe are plunging from bad to worse, raising the prospect of a sharp divorce if constitutional amendments to dramatically expand Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers pass a referendum next month.

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