Transatlantic survey: Turkey warming toward US, Europe but still ‘outlier’

Turkish NY
September 10, 2009

Demonstrators protest US President Barack Obama during his visit to ?stanbul on April 7. Wednesday’s Transatlantic Trends 2009 shows Turkey is warming toward the US, but there is still some way to go. Turkey remains “disaffected” with regards to the European Union and the United States on a variety of issues, including support for US President Barack Obama, but nearly half of the Turkish people thought membership in the EU would be a good thing, a survey published yesterday has shown. more