Sunday, January 27, 2013

Majority of Turks against EU membership: Survey

A new survey suggests that the majority of individuals in Turkey believe the government should abandon efforts for a full membership in the European Union.

The poll, conducted by TNS Turkey organization on behalf of the Center for Economy and Foreign Policy Research (EDAM), was based on interviews with 1,509 people aged 18 and above.

The results of the study showed that two thirds of Turkish people are apathetic about the EU bid.