Ankara, Turkey – Turkey remains committed to full membership in the European Union, for which it is a candidate country, while accusing the bloc of “injustices.”

Turkey, which is geographically and historically a part of Europe, is committed to its target of becoming a member, however certain countries, are seeking to undermine the country’s bid.

They have used the delaying tactic against us in many issues, including the customs union. In addition the bloc’s will has been taken captive by a few states Greece, Cyprus and France.

The EU needs to prevent attempts to sabotage Turkey-EU relations with the excuse of inter-bloc solidarity. Referring to tensions between Greece and Turkey, the differences between the two countries can be solved through “direct and constructive dialogue.