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Spanish IOC member questions Istanbul bid

Updated: July 10, 2013, 5:00 PM ET
Associated Press

MADRID -- A Spanish IOC member questioned why Turkish bid leaders have failed to show images of women wearing headscarves in Istanbul's presentations for the 2020 Olympics.

While declining to answer questions about security in Turkey on Wednesday, Marisol Casado instead raised the issue of women who wear head coverings in the predominantly Muslim country.

Istanbul is competing against Madrid and Tokyo for the 2020 Games, with the winner announced by the IOC on Sept. 7 in Buenos Aires, ...

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