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Turkey Defies EU Over Anti-Terrorism Laws After Istanbul Attack

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS, June 30 – Turkey defied pressure from the European Union on Thursday to amend its anti-terrorism laws, saying that a suicide bomb attack at Istanbul airport this week that killed 42 people provided further vindication of its tough stance. But Turkish officials, in Brussels for further talks on their country’s decades-long

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Suspected Daesh Suicide Bombers Kill 36 at Istanbul Airport

By Humeyra Pamuk and Daren Butler ISTANBUL, June 29 – Three suicide bombers opened fire then blew themselves up in Istanbul’s main international airport on Tuesday, killing 36 people and wounding close to 150 in what Turkey’s prime minister said appeared to have been an attack by Islamic State militants. One attacker opened fire in

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