Kati Piri calls for suspension of accession talks with Turkey when new constitution comes into force

Kati Piri addressed the European Parliament as the European Parliament’s rapporteur on Turkey during the debate on the accession talks between the European Union and Turkey. “While the political groups in this House have very different views on EU-Turkey relations, I would like to specially thanks my colleague rapporteurs from the other groups in making…

Accession talks with Turkey end when new constitution comes into force

The European Parliament is expected to support by a large majority the call to formally suspend accession talks with Ankara when the new constitution comes into force. Today there will be a plenary debate on EU-Turkey relations, the vote will follow tomorrow. One year after the heinous coup attempt, the Turkish population is paying the…