REUTERS/Osman Orsal - A supporter of the Pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) cheers during a gathering to celebrate the party's victory during the parliamentary election, in Diyarbakir, Turkey, June 8, 2015.

Opinion

The EU’s Turkish opening

June 29, 2015, Javier Solana

June’s Turkish general election sent a powerful message: Turkey’s democracy remains intact. Javier Solana writes that the rest of the world—and especially the European Union—should take note, and that Turkey’s democratic revival represents an ideal opportunity for the EU to rekindle its relations with the country.

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