Austria and Turkey to Deepen Relations

Politics ♦ Published: April 17, 2013; 13:34 ♦ (Vindobona)

Justice Minister Karl wants to improve cooperations with Turkey.

Austria and Turkey to Deepen Relations / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Franz Johann Morgenbesser (Beatrix Karl-6518) [CC BY-SA 2.0]

Both Austria and Turkey want to improve their cooperation in the field of justice. As first Austrian Justice Minister in 13 years, Beatrix Karl traveled to Ankara to meet with her counterpart Sadullah Ergin and further justice officials.

A close cooperation of justice authorities is necessary, according to Karl because of the increasing number of cross-border criminal cases.…