Support in Turkey for EU membership lowest in years

Support in Turkey for its EU membership hits lowest levels in years, according to survey

Support in Turkey for EU membership lowest in years
World Bulletin/News Desk
 
 Support by people in Turkey for its membership in the European Union has hit its lowest level in recent years, EU’s public opinion survey revealed on Wednesday.

According to the 82nd survey by Eurobarometer, in which it interviewed 32,000 people from both EU member and EU-candidate countries, support by people in Turkey for the country's membership in the EU has dropped to 28 percent.

In 2013, the percentage of people in Turkey supporting membership in the EU was 38 percent, and it was around 36 percent in 2012, according to Eurobarometer.

Nearly six months ago, the 81st Eurobarometer survey revealed that support for Turkey’s membership in the EU was around 38 percent and opposition to it was around 33 percent.

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