THE FEARS OF AMERICA'S STEADFAST MUSLIM ALLY
- THE FEARS OF AMERICA'S STEADFAST MUSLIM ALLY. Zakaria, Fareed // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);1/28/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p11
Focuses on Turkey. Description of the country and their interest in joining the European Union; Importance of Turkey as a Muslim country; Relationship between Turkey and Iraq.
- Crossing continents. Thompson, Richard // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;9/30/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 39, p33
This article discusses issues related to the negotiation between Turkey and the European Union on Turkey's accession to full membership as of 2005. Turkey has always seen itself as a bridge between east and west, but with formal negotiations for Turkey's accession to full member status due to...
- Austria "Wants to Keep Muslim Countries Out of EU," According to German Paper. Jones, Lucy // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Dec2005, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p40
This article reports that Turkey officially began membership talks with the European Union (EU) on October 4, 2005 after Austria dropped a demand that Ankara be offered an option short of full membership. In Germany, Die Tageszeitung of September 30, 2005 suggested that Austria's position was...
- The EU, Israel and International Law: a Blueprint for Peace. // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Aug2006, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p21
The article focuses on the support rendered by the European Union (EU) to Israel's foreign policies. Israel is dependent on the U.S. for external military and economic aid. It also acquires aid from Europe in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Israel's foreign policy is aimed...
- REUTERS week. // Warsaw Business Journal;2/11/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p1
Reports the plan of central European countries to join the European Union in 2004.
- The European Union and the Maghreb: A clash of civilisations? St. J. Barclay, Glen // Australia & World Affairs;Winter95, Issue 25, p5
Discusses the European Union's (EU) relations with the Maghreb nations of North Africa which raise issues about the future development of the EU. Immigration and political instability in Algeria; French policy on the Algerian case; Issue of admission to the EU; Principles for consideration with...
- Europe agreements in effect. // Presidents & Prime Ministers;May/Jun94, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p28
States agreements boosting trade and political cooperation between the European Union and Poland and Hungary formally took effect on February 1, 1994, opening the way for their full integration in Europe and eventual membership in the EU. Other agreements concluded but not ratified.
- Before the Revolution. PRYCE-JONES, DAVID // National Review;7/14/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 13, p22
This article focuses on Ireland's decision to reject the European Union's Lisbon Treaty. The European Union, through the Lisbon Treaty, hopes to unite 27 nation-states into a legal entity with sovereign power, but one veto will not allow it to pass. Topics include information on the treaty,...
- Treaty of Lisbon and the EU's Absorption Capacity. // Polish Quarterly of International Affairs;Spring2010, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p56
The article discusses the role of Treaty of Lisbon in the capacity of the European Union (EU) to absorb new members. It says that the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon and the accession of several Central and Eastern European states, Malta, and Cyprus in 2004 and 2007 have enabled the...