20 November 2017 - NPWJ News Digest on Middle East and North Africa democracy


EU cuts Turkey funding after ‘democratic deterioration’
The Great Middle East , 20 Nov 2017

The European Union will cut funds allocated to Turkey. The bloc will shrink the so-called “pre-ascension funds” for Turkey by 105m euros ($124m) and suspend an additional 70m euros in the 2018 budget, the statement said on Saturday.