Argument: Majority of Turkish people want EU membership

Issue Report: Turkey EU membership


Philippa Runner. “Most Turks keen to join EU”. June 6th, 2008 – “The majority of Turkish people today favour joining the EU despite worsening Franco-Turkish relations and a partial freeze on EU-Turkey accession talks. Sixty two percent said they would vote ‘yes’ to EU membership if there was a referendum, while 27 percent would vote ‘no,’ a May survey by Ankara’s MetroPOLL research centre said.”