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European Union enlargement…

French President Jacques Chirac (left) welcomes his Cypriot counterpart Tassos Papadopoulos yesterday at the Elysee Palace in Paris. The two leaders held talks on European Union enlargement amid continued debate over whether Turkey should be granted full membership of the 25-member bloc. Cyprus supports Turkey’s turn to the EU on the condition that it meets all its obligations, Papadopoulos said.