Talking shop, and a taste of Turkey

Turkey's ambassador says goodbye while party guests talk ISIS, Ukraine.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
Turkish Ambassador Tuncay Babalı laughs with Korean Ambassador Cho Hee-yong.
Laura Beaulne-Stuebing
Published: Wednesday, 09/03/2014 12:00 am EDT

There's no question of what was on the minds of diplomats last Thursday evening, Aug. 28. If anyone were to pass through the crowded back terrace and some of the rooms at the Turkish ambassador's grand, red-brick home that night, they'd be likely to hear the words ISIS, Ukraine, Putin or invasion. 

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