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    Russia's Foreign Ministry recommended Thursday that Russians refrain from visiting Turkey.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia's Foreign Ministry recommended Thursday that Russians refrain from visiting Turkey, and called on those already in the country to return home.

    "Due to continuing terrorist threats in Turkey, we reiterate our recommendation that Russian citizens refrain from visiting the Republic of Turkey, and we recommend that Russians staying there for personal reasons return home," the ministry said in a statement.

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