Spain is too far from Eastern Mediterranean to understand how different Turkey is from most of Europe. Just 100 years ago Turkey was a dying oriental empire with no tradition of respect for human rights. For hundreds of years it was fighting, massacring, pillaging Europe. Not that it can't become of part of EU in a far future but right now, especially with the rise of islamists, it is not.
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from the article: EU President Spain: Turkey belongs in European Union