Now it's time to talk Turkey

The world awaits a crucial EU decision on December 17

Peter Schneider
Published: Wednesday, 12/01/2004 12:00 am EST

On December 16 and 17, representatives of the 25 nations of the European Union will convene in Brussels to decide on whether it is now time for Turkey to begin negotiations for membership. If Turkey is given a green light, formal talks that could last the better part of a decade will commence. If the

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