Turkey's Erdogan vows no more steps on migrants unless EU visa deal progresses

May 24, 2016 18:47

Turkey will not take further steps on implementing a migrant readmission agreement with the European Union unless progress is made on visa liberalization for Turkish citizens, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.

Speaking at a UN humanitarian summit in Istanbul, Erdogan also said funds promised by the EU under the terms of the migration deal had not yet been released.

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