Turkey is not in a crisis, will fight 'economic war', Erdogan says
Saturday, 11 August 2018 The Turkish economy is not in a crisis or going bankrupt and the fluctuations in the foreign exchange rate are the 'missiles' of an economic war waged against Turkey, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday.
Turkey's lira has pulled back from an overnight record low of 7.24 to the dollar after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut lira and foreign currency reserve requirements for Turkish banks. As Francis Maguire reports, the announcement came after Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said...
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According to CNN, national security adviser John Bolton told journalists on Sunday that the United States will pull out of Syria only with assurances Turkey will not attack Kurdish allies there. Bolton..
Financial Times columnist David Gardner comments on the prospects for Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as he defends himself against corruption allegations in a mounting political crisis in..