6/3/2009

Arinc: Italy biggest supporter of Turkey's EU process

Haber Turk – The Turkish State Minister and Deputy Premier Bulent Arinc said on Tuesday that Italy is the biggest and most active supporter of Turkey's EU membership process. This support is very important for Turkey, added Arinc, who attended a reception held to celebrate Italy's National Day in Ankara. The reception was hosted by Italian Ambassador in Ankara, Carlo Marsili. Arinc said intergovernmental and interparliamentary relations between Turkey and Italy are very sound, adding that the bilateral trade volume between the two countries is increasing each day.