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EU: Turkey Must Restore Faith in Judiciary to Keep EU Hopes Alive

Turkey must restore lost independence to its judiciary if its ambition to join the European Union is to stay on track, a top EU official said on Tuesday, criticizing the hasty adoption of new laws and judicial purges following a government graft scandal.   EU enlargement commissioner Stefan Fule said Turkey's response to the corruption affair, reassigning judges and investigators and introducing new laws without EU consultation, had moved the country further away from European...

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