Author: Steffi Renique

Reaction to Terrorist Attacks: I am a Turk, and I am offended


On the 28th of June, in Istanbul Ataturk Airport, the third largest airport in Europe, three terrorists opened fire on civilians in the international departures terminal, international arrivals terminal, and outside the car park before detonating their suicide vests. Graphic videos and images have circulated on news stations and social media, but the response from the world following Turkey’s most recent tragedy has been mute compared to other recent attacks with striking similarities. Read more...