Istanbul Atatürk airport attack: Turkey declares day of mourning
Turkey has declared a day of national mourning after 41 people were killed in suicide attacks on Istanbul’s main airport, the deadliest and most high profile in a string of killings and explosions that have shaken the country this year.
The violence has crippled Turkey’s tourism industry and threatens its ambitions as a global hub, as the violence in neighbouring Syria increasingly spills over into a country that once promoted itself as a stable base in a restive region. …
“As the violence in neighbouring Syria increasingly spills over”.
Condolences to all family and friends of the victims.