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  1. John O' Dreams

    Kurdish hopes

    From South Africa to Northern Ireland, the lesson about ending conflicts is the same: it starts with talking to your enemies. After more than a quarter of a century of armed conflict that has cost more than 40,000 lives, Turkey seems to have taken this lesson to heart. Two days before Christmas...
  2. bickern

    Turkey hopes for Cyprus referendum in early 2012

    Turkey hopes terms for the reunification of Cyprus can be agreed by the end of the year so that a referendum can take place in early 2012. "We hope to find a solution to the Cyprus problem by the end of the year, and hold a referendum in the early months of next year so that Cyprus can...
  3. bickern

    Turkey shelves EU reforms as accession hopes fade

    With key European Union states showing no sign of relenting in their opposition to Turkey's accession, the government has postponed dozens of laws required to be passed to achieve harmonization with the 27-nation bloc's standards until after the June elections, and even beyond. Turkey...
  4. Squeaky

    Final nail in the coffin of Turkish hopes for EU

    Good morning: Many members have predicted in the past that Turkey will never get into the EU and even suggested that the Turkish government has lost interest. Recent events such as Chancellor Merkel's visit to Greek Cyprus and her speeches have clearly indicated, in my opinion, that Turkey...
  5. R

    Hopes and Dreams

    Hello I have always dreamed of travellng for several months at a time. Love to travel around Australia for 3-4 months and Thailand for a few months. My hubby runs his own company and works very long hours and does not get much time for himself. During our free time we look after my Nanny and...
  6. ceemac

    Turkey’s EU hopes -is there any?

    This is an interesting article though the translation's not the best. I just wonder if the opposition to Turkey entering the EU is religious or economic? I tend to go with the former as I think there is a real fear of 70m Muslims suddenly gaining entry to a Christian club. 'While Turkey is...
  7. maggie

    Pope hopes to be U.K. no 1 in the charts.

    Pope album joins race for Christmas number one | People in the News | People | The First Post Pop goes Pope. Hugs Maggie xxx
  8. ceemac

    'Turkey's EU Hopes Over'

    This news will no doubt be welcomed by some here - I don't as I'm very concerned as to who Turkey may now or in the near future form alliances with. 'Turkish hopes of joining the EU appeared to be all but over after Germany gave warning it was ready to join France and Italy in outright...
  9. bickern

    Debbie McGee hopes to make her dress disappear... on eBay

    Now I wonder how many members on here thought that Debbie McGee married Paul Daniels for ulterior motives other than love and thought the marriage would not last. They celebrate 20 years of married life this month, so I hold my hand up and say I was one of those that were wrong. I nearly...
  10. PhilCo

    Robust economy raises Turkey's hopes

    Analysis By Jorn Madslien Business reporter, BBC News The robustness of Turkey's economy, which has staged an impressive recovery since the country's 2000-1 financial crisis, faced its toughest test yet earlier this year. Both the lira and the stock market took a tumble as investors...
  11. C

    Turkey hopes tourism boom helps it EU bid

    CNN Jan and Anita de Bruyne stood outside the Haghia Sophia, a magnificent 6th century building that was once the world's largest church but is now a museum in a country that is 99 percent Muslim. But the Dutch tourists weren't going inside. "I've seen it too many times," said Anita. Jan said...
  12. C

    Hopes to change Perception of Turkey

    ISTANBUL - The Associated Press Standing in front of what was the world's largest church for 1,089 years, Jan de Bruyne said that on his sixth visit to Turkey he remained enchanted with the country. However, like many Europeans, he doesn't think Turkey belongs in the European Union. "I've...
  13. merlin

    Turkey EU Dreams.... Doubts Raised v Hopes Mounting....

    Turkey EU Dreams.... Doubts Raised v Hopes Mounting.... Extract from Zaman News Agency.... Messages coming from members of the European Union (EU), which has undergone a critical process following the European Constitution rejection in France and The Netherlands, paved the way for...
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