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EU warns Turkey ‘threats won’t work’ in migrant deal negotiations

Former Luxembourg Prime Minister and current European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker

Turkish “threats” against the EU will not work, the president of the European Commission has said, stressing that Ankara must fulfill its side of a landmark deal aimed at curbing the flow of migrants into Europe.

“We do expect that Turkey will stick to its commitments – and threats are not the best diplomatic instrument you can use,” Jean-Claude Juncker told reporters in Ise-Shima, Japan, where he is attending the G7 summit.

He went on to state that threats will “produce no effect whatsoever,” AFP reported.

Read more: rt.com

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