Ankara says only $2.14 billion transferred from the $7.20 billion agreed upon in two deals in 2015 and 2016 to Turkish ministries and international organisations responsible for implementing the projects.
In a landmark deal in March 2016, Turkey promised the EU it would stop the flow of refugees. In return, Turkey would get a €6 billion fund for refugees, visa-free travel and a fast-tracked EU membership. Did both sides keep their promises?
Turkish and Russian businesses are working to boost economic ties between the two countries with Russia lifting restrictions on Turkish exports and visa-free travel for Turkish citizens.
During a meeting in Manila, Turkish Foreign Minister Cavusoglu tells his Russian counterpart Lavrov that Moscow's demand to include PYD members to the National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces is unacceptable to Ankara.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and EU's Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini will hold talks amid tensions between Ankara and some EU states.
Russia imposed the economic restrictions after Turkish forces shot down one of it's fighter jets near the Syrian border in 2015.
During the meeting between President Erdogan and European Commission President Jean-Claude Junker on the sidelines of the NATO summit, major issues of common interest were discussed in detail.
Turkey says the European Union has failed to deliver on the promise of financial aid, membership and visa-free travel for Turkish citizens as part of the migrant readmission agreement with the bloc.
The report on how Europe is coping with the refugee crisis comes in the same week Italian coastguards rescued nearly 500 refugees.
The meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in the southern city of Alanya comes following discussions between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the situation in Syria.
The bloc says it will relax entry rules if the former Soviet nation takes necessary measures against refugee influx.
The European Union proposed in May the granting of visa-free travel for Turkish citizens visiting the bloc from late June but is yet to fulfil its part of the deal.
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