Turkey: Results of Sunday referendum

Fri, Sep 17 2010 — Source: World Bulletin

Turkish State Minister & Chief Negotiator for EU talks Egemen Bagis said on Monday that everybody was pleased with the result of Sunday’s referendum (on constitutional amendments), and this was a turning point for Turkey. Giving a break from Council of Ministers meeting to speak with 13 foreign journalists from EU countries, Bagis said that they were currently assessing the referendum results in the Council of Ministers meeting.