Turkish State Minister & Chief Negotiator for EU talks Egemen Bagis said on Saturday that Turkish government's biggest target was EU membership. "We have made the EU process, which has been continuing with ups and downs for half a century, a real and reachable target," added Bagis who spoke at the inauguration of EU Center's Istanbul office.

We have made EU process a process of Turkish people because Turkey deserves the best, he said.

Bagis said that Turkey had a big responsibility and importance for the EU and world peace, adding that nobody had the power to exclude Turkey from EU process.

He said that Turkey's membership would make the EU not only a global actor but also a civilization project of the 21st century.

Bagis noted that Turkey had a full determination and will in EU membership process.

The determination of the government in reform process rapidly made Turkey a country in EU standards, he added.