It is necessary for European countries to revise their unilateral policies and abandon their hierarchical and zero-sum approach towards Turkey. They should remember that the two sides are interdependent with one another.
Hesitant behavior displayed by European countries with regard to the terror groups that target Turkey illustrates the fact that they can still take sides against Ankara and side with the YPG and the PKK during the Afrin operation.
It is time for Turkey and the EU to begin a new era in bilateral relations – this time based on mutual respect.
Both Erdogan and Macron need one another. While Paris can gain regional and global structure via Turkey, Ankara can gain renewed influence in other European capitals via Paris.
Turkey’s investments in Africa also include small and medium-sized enterprises that lead to an increase in employment, providing economic benefits for “ordinary” citizens.
Turkish officials must have it tough to determine whether to call it “better late than never” or “too little too late.” European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos on Monday hailed Turkey for its hospitality towards the millions of refugees that the country has been hosting for half a decade now.
The Catalonia referendum has the potential to encourage demands of autonomy and independence along with shaking the foundations of more powerful unitary European powers, especially when there is an economic or political crisis.
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