Isn't Turkey the occupying power in northern Cyprus? And isn't that just one of the reasons why many member states don't want Turkey to join the EU? And isn't another reason Turkey's decidedly less than humanitarian human rights record? Despite his other failings, Sarkozy seems to have a very sensible perspective on the Turks.
U.S. Democratic Senator Merkley airs support for Iran nuclear deal (Reuters)
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