Turkish minority of Western Thrace must not assimilate

"Western Thrace's Turkish minority should be integrated in Greece, but must not be assimilated," Turkey's EU Affairs Minister and Chief Negotiator said on Wednesday.

Turkish minority of Western Thrace must not assimilate

Turkey's EU Affairs Minister and Chief Negotiator Egemen Bagis on Wednesday said the Turkish minority of Western Thrace should be integrated in Greece, but without being assimilated.

Following his meetings in Athens and Thessaloniki, Bagis came together with the closed Turkish associations in Komotini and Xanthi. He visited the elected muftis (Muslim scholars) and representatives of Turkish minority communities in Komotini in northeastern Greece.

Speaking with the Turkish minority groups in Komotini, Bagis said, "be integrated not assimilated."

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Güncelleme Tarihi: 09 Ekim 2013, 17:22

Muhammed Öylek

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