Turkey - EU difficulties - future scenarios

Abstract

Abstract Turkey since its establishment in (1924) tries to join the western world ,especially the European, and after its entrance in the Atlantic pact , it was the south eastern protector of the western Allies confronting the communist challenges, and after (1991) it desired to join ,but this dream still complex facing many difficulties , and one of these difficulties was the cultural and religious heritage , made its joining challenge not accepted by the Europeans. This study is an attempt to see the background of the relation between (Turkey-European union) and Turkey's motives to join , and the difficulties facing it to look forward to future of these attempts among (acceptance, refusal and continuity) .