Turkey sees drop in foreign visitors after attacks

March 29, 2016 11:07 AM

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ANKARA, Turkey – The number of tourists visiting Turkey dropped by 10 percent in February compared to last year, in a worrying sign for the country whose economy relies on tourism revenues.

Tourism Ministry figures released on Tuesday showed that 1.24 million foreigners had arrived in Turkey last month, down from 1.38 million recorded last year.

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