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Turkey’s Economy Sees Fallout from Terrorism, Russian Sanctions

Terrorism and Russian sanctions have left Turkey’s already struggling economy bracing for the worst. Tourism seems sure to take hit, analysts say, after a suicide bomber aligned with Islamic State (IS) blew himself up in a crowd of German tourists this week, killing 10. German tourists make up roughly 15 percent of Turkey’s tourism industry, which earns the country $34 billion annually. “Who will want to come to Turkey now?” asked Refet Kayakiran, a Turkish tourism expert. “After...

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