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Turkish PM says relations with EU at lowest point in recent times
April 25, 2017 / 5:36 PM / 8 months ago

Turkish PM says relations with EU at lowest point in recent times

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey’s relations with the European Union have reached their lowest point in recent times, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Tuesday, after a leading European human rights body put Turkey back on a watchlist.

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim makes a speech during a meeting in Ankara, Turkey, April 19, 2017. Ali Balikci/Prime Minister's Press Office/Handout via REUTERS/Files

Yildirim told reporters Turkey would decide on what steps it would now take regarding the decision by the Strasbourg-based Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.

Reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu; Writing by Nick Tattersall

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