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[Published: Saturday December 02 2023]

 EU offers Turkey upgrade, as Sweden nears Nato entry

BRUSSELS, 02 Dec. - (ANA) - The EU has offered Turkey almost all it wanted in return for ratifying Sweden's Nato entry, amid signs the saga is drawing to its climax.
The offer included launching new talks on modernising a 1995 EU-Turkey customs union and better visa-access to Europe for Turkish people.
Sweden and Finland applied to join Nato last year. The latter has already joined but Sweden’s application has been vetoed by Turkey because of it policy to let a refugee burn the Koran in public.   - (ANA) -
AB/ANA/02 December 2023 — - -

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