Thursday 1 December - 1115-1245

How can Turkey and the EU overcome their differences and strengthen their future relationship?

Europes Strategic Choices

The relationship between Turkey and the EU is treading on increasingly rocky ground. Accession talks seem to have stalled, Turkey’s economy is far from stable and the country seems to be regressing on a number of democratic reforms. But the Turkey-EU refugee deal, however flawed, has brought the importance of the relationship back to the fore. Will Turkey and the EU be able to work together successfully going forward? How can they overcome the sticking points in their relationship?