"CHP deputy hints at racism in EU
Wednesday, February 28, 2007
CHP deputy hints at racism in EU:
Parliament's European Union Harmonization Commission deputy Onur Öymen has alluded to the EU as being racist. Öymen, of the opposition Republican People's Party talked to the press during the commission's visit to the EU term presidency, Germany. �If the Union does not want to accept us because we are Turkish, there is only one word for it and that is racism. I am aware that it is not an easy word to say in Germany; I am still using it,� he said yesterday. "
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