German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon

August 28, 2016 2:31 PM

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German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon

BERLIN German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said on Sunday he did not see Turkey joining the EU during his political career, adding that the bloc would not be in a position to take Turkey in even if Ankara met all the entry requirements tomorrow.

Turkey started talks about joining the European Union in 2005 but has made little progress despite an initial burst of reforms.

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