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20 Apr 2016
Turkey refuses to honor the agreement with the EU

Ахмет Давутоглу

Turkey will not comply with the migration agreement with the EU if the Union will not honor their promise to provide visa-free entry to Europe for the Turkish citizens. The relevant statement was made by the Turkish Prime-Minister Ahmet Davutoglou.

The leaders of the EU members and Prime-Minister of Turkey have entered to an agreement on the 18th of March, whereby they agreed that all illegal immigrants, who arrived through Turkey to Greece will be sent back to Turkey in return for the visa-free regime for Turkish nationals, 3 billion Euros and acceptance of Syrian refugees from Turkey.