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Italy to speed up Turkish EU bid, says minister

14.07.14 @ 09:35

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Italy's EU presidency will accelerate talks on Turkey's bid to join the bloc, the country's Europe minister said Sunday. Sandro Gozi said that his government is "determined" to advance Ankara's membership talks, a step which will count among Italy's priorities for its six-month EU chairmanship.