Arab and international Since 2017-07-06 at 16:45 (Baghdad time)
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The European Parliament on Thursday approved its report on Turkey, which proposed suspending Turkey's accession negotiations with the European Union, with the support of a majority of its members.
A total of 638 members voted in favor of the draft resolution, 477 approved it, and 64 abstained.
It is noteworthy that this decision came mainly to protest the legislation of constitutional amendments granted absolute powers to the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in addition to the violations committed by the Turkish government, especially after the failed coup attempt and declare a state of emergency in the country, which exploited the government in the liquidation of hundreds of thousands of employees in And arrested some 150,000 citizens, the majority of them civilians