About: Sinan Ülgen

Elections 20-07-2007

‘Turkey can overcome its crisis scenario’

There is a good chance that Turkey will overcome its political crisis after the general elections on 22 July, which should help reach consensus on a presidential candidate. Whatever the outcome, full EU membership is set to remain the objective of the next Turkish government.
Enlargement 25-11-2000

Think-tank: ‘Privileged partnership’ rhetoric ‘undesired’

French President Nicolas Sarkozy's "talk about a 'privileged partnership' for Turkey goes against the EU's commitments" to the country, Sinan Ülgen, chairman of the Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies (EDAM), told EURACTIV in an interview.