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Global Europe 24-07-2019

Turkey suspends deal with the EU on migrant readmission

The Turkish government has announced its suspension of the readmission agreement concluded with the EU in 2016, the so-called 'EU-Turkey deal'. This was a response to the EU sanctioning Turkey's gas drilling operations in Cypriot waters. EURACTIV's partner Euroefe reports.
Enlargement 23-11-2016

Scrapping Turkey accession talks now will only make things worse

Suspending Turkey’s bid for EU membership would only help to erode democratic values further. Laura Batalla Adam urges the EU to continue with the accession process.
Euro & Finance 20-03-2013

Cypriot lawmakers reject bailout deal, weakening eurozone

Cyprus overwhelmingly rejected yesterday (19 March) a proposed levy on bank deposits as a condition for a European bailout, throwing international efforts to rescue the latest casualty of the eurozone debt crisis into disarray.

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