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    Turkey-EU Summit 'Historic Day' for Ankara's Accession to European Union

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    The Turkey-EU summit in Brussels is a very important moment for the process of Ankara's integration into the bloc.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Turkey-EU summit in Brussels is a very important moment for the process of Ankara's integration into the bloc, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Sunday.

    “This is a historic day in our accession process to the EU … I am thankful to all European leaders for this new beginning  which is not just the beginning of a meeting but the beginning of a new process, which is very important for the future of our common home in Europe,”  the official told reporters ahead of the talks.

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