By Zeynep Bilginsoy and Suzan Fraser and Dominique Soguel
(AP) -- Hundreds of frightened passengers streamed out of the airport, fleeing the latest of several bombings to strike Turkey in recent months. The attacks have increased in scale and frequency, scaring off tourists and hurting the Turkish economy, which relies heavily on tourism.
By Shelly Kittleson
TUZ KHORMATO, Iraq -- The security situation in Tuz Khormato continues to deteriorate. On June 18, a car bomb exploded just outside the local headquarters of the largest Kurdish political party in the area, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, leaving three people dead.
By Jonathan Marcus
(BBC) -- The normalisation agreement signed between Israel and Turkey creates what might be termed a "new normal". There will be no going back to the close strategic ties of the 1990s - major arms deals, for example, are unlikely.