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Turkey, once touted as regional model, is mired in tension

Women are reflected in a shop window as they walk at a shopping street in Istanbul, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Turkey was riding high in 2010, casting its brand of Islamic piety, Western-style democracy and economic growth as a regional model amid popular upheavals in the Mideast and North Africa. Six years later, it is mired in tension with neighbors and allies, dominated by a president seeking to increase his constitutional powers and now enmeshed in a purge of large sectors of society after an uprising by renegade military officers (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Mideast Conflict

January 1, 1970

Mideast Conflict