Turkey rebuffs EU criticism on waning foreign policy alignment

December 9, 2014 12:49 PM

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Turkey rebuffs EU criticism on waning foreign policy alignment

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey hit back on Tuesday at European Union accusations that it has drifted apart from the bloc on foreign policy, saying Ankara had been kept out of decision-making despite making major contributions to EU defense.

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday that Turkey, an EU membership candidate, had signed up to less than a third of the bloc's recent foreign policy positions, compared to some 80 percent in the past.

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