Multiculturalism and Turkey
Multiculturalism is one of the core topics in relations between Turkey and European Union. As it is one the key elements in European Union integration process, the both sides gave special importance during the relations. Turkey is located in the multicultural geography as it is a bridge between the East and West. Anatolian Peninsula hosted lots of empires and civilizations and Turkey's multicultural enviorement shaped by these experiences.
Turkey is the most Eastern part of Western at the same time the most Western part of Eastern.