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Bush urges EU to allow Turkey's accession to the bloc

Bush urges EU to allow Turkey's accession to the bloc

Bush urges EU to allow Turkey's accession to the bloc

Following a European Union-US summit in Slovenia, US President George W. Bush yesterday voiced support for Turkey's efforts to become a full EU member. "We strongly believe Turkey ought to be a member of the EU, and we appreciate Turkey's record of democratic and free market reforms, and working to realize its EU aspirations," said Bush.