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Should turkey join the e.u
for Europe, but for America too, as the Islamic countries will make Turkey an easy passage for the illegal immigration of fanatic Islamists. In 1997 EU said "No" to Turkey and Turkey accepted. Virtually all countries in the EU have the majority of the population against Turkey joining - and yet it still goes ahead! Answer; The US wants it in because it will offset the pinch the US Administration is feeling in Europe vis a vis its foreign policy. Some of these settlements such these Colors dont Run but They do Burn as Miletus, Smyrna and Ephesus became very important in the Hellenic world. Were the majority of people in a particular society to approve of racial or religious discrimination, would that justify such behaviour? Many democratic reforms are required. A "diplomatic bridge" between the EU and the Middle East is a nonsense. Within Erdogan's current moderate islamist government it seems that EU membership has been relegated in the list of priorities of Turkey.
Moreover, support for EU membership is not so in Turkey anymore. . Probably the European institutional and economic crisis has reduced the appeal of joining the Union. .
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Turkey is not just headscarves and poor people who want to immigrate. In the long run, it must be a good opportunity to change Turkey to be a good sample of a democratised Muslim country, which could eventually have great benefits to the. The close political, economic and demographic ties between Turkey and Europe could be a pro for Turkish membership. I lived in Turkey for a little over a year and met many well-educated, ambitious people who could contribute much to the. Bosun, New York/Lagos, USA/Nigeria, western Europe needs as diverse a membership as possible. However, the pseudo-proud attitude that Turkey has adopted does not help. Opponents of Turkish membership claim that the country is too big, too poor and too culturally different from the other member states, but the Foreign Secretary, Jack Straw, has claimed that rejection of Turkey could have negative consequences on relations between Islam and the West. I think it is time for Brussels to determine a territory beyond which the EU cannot extend. Helen Smith, Philadelphia, USA.