IZMIR, Turkey (November 4,2008) - The President of Bosnia Haris Silajdzic said yesterday that EU could become a union in the proper sense when Turkey became a member.
President Slajdzic delivered a speech at the "9th Annual North South Europe Economic Forum" held in the Aegean Turkish city of Izmir.
During his speech,President Slajdzic said that the southeastern Europe could not complete themselves without the presence of Turkey.
Noting that EU could not stand being trapped inside its borders,
President Slajdzic said EU could not afford to leave aside a bridge like Turkey which connects the continent to Asia.