EU cites progress on visa-free travel talks with Turkey

May 30, 2016 1:26 PM

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EU cites progress on visa-free travel talks with Turkey

BRUSSELS – The European Union says Turkey is making progress on measures that need to be passed before visa-free travel to the EU can be instituted.

Turkey must meet 72 conditions to get the visa waiver. But President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuses to change Turkey's anti-terror laws to do so. The visa offer is part of a deal to persuade Turkey to stop migrants coming to Europe. Erdogan has said the deal could collapse if the Europeans renege on v...

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