Turkey Tourism Pays Price for Diplomatic War With Russia: Chart

A 92 percent slump in Russian holidaymakers was the biggest contributor to a record 35 percent decline in the number of tourists to Turkey in May. The drop accelerated after a spat over the downing of a Russian jet in November led to sanctions. That rift may be resolved after the Kremlin said President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sent a letter apologizing for the incident.

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