Federica Mogherini High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, at her visit in Washington once more declared that the reintroduction of a death penalty by Turkey makes impossible this country's membership to E.U. Earlier on Monday she declared: "No country can become a member of the European Union if it has the death penalty."
She underlined Turkey is not to use the democratic institutions for restriction of fundamental Human Rights.
At the same time, John Kerry, US State Secretary tells, despite the coup attempt Turkey continues its contribution to the anti terrorist coalition.
For your notice, Turkish deputy Foreign Minister visits Washington, who yesterday was taking part in the meeting of up to 30 Foreign and Defense Ministers fighting against the Islamic States (IS).
EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, has warned that Turkey would be barred from joining the bloc if it reintroduces the death penalty to allow the execution of those involved in a recent failed coup in the country.