12/21/2009

EU opens chapter on environment in Turkey's membership talks

Turk.Net - European Council's Committee of Permanent Representatives gave the green light to Turkey last week to open the policy chapter on environment in Ankara's accession negotiations. The environment chapter is set to open on December 21 during an inter-governmental conference meeting. The number of chapters Turkey has opened has so far increased to twelve out of a total 33 policy areas.

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