Kati Piri (PvdA): The European Commission does not apply political consequences to the dismantling of the rule of law in Turkey.

The Commission’s analysis of last year’s developments in Turkey is grim, as expected. However, the Commission fails to draw any political conclusios. The delusion of EU membership is kept alive, even when a new constitution has been approved which fails to safeguard the basic principles of a democracy. The Commission missed the opportunity to send…