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Amir arrives in Ankara for talks with Erdogan

Amir arrives in Ankara for talks with Erdogan

His Highness the Amir will review with the Turkish president bilateral relations and means of strengthening the existing strategic cooperation between the two countries.

Erdogan says Turkey to 'boycott' US electronic goods

Erdogan says Turkey to 'boycott' US electronic goods

Relations between the two Nato allies have plummeted in one of their worst crises in decades after the detention of US pastor Andrew Brunson on terror-related charges.

Turkish lira hammered again as crisis spills into Asian markets

Turkish lira hammered again as crisis spills into Asian markets

With investors already on edge over the China-US trade war, the lira's collapse sparked a sell-off in Europe and New York at the end of last week.

Erdogan says crash of lira 'political plot' against Turkey

Erdogan says crash of lira 'political plot' against Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday slammed the crash of the lira amid a widening spat with the United States as a "political plot" and said his country would instead seek new markets and new allies.

Turkey not in crisis, will fight 'economic war', says Erdogan

Turkey not in crisis, will fight 'economic war', says Erdogan

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.

Erdogan warns Turkey's partnership with US 'in jeopardy'

Erdogan warns Turkey's partnership with US 'in jeopardy'

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey's partnership with the United States may be in jeopardy as ties strain, warning Ankara could start looking for new allies ...

Erdogan calls on Turks to ignore forex developments, sell dollars

Erdogan calls on Turks to ignore forex developments, sell dollars

President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday called on Turks to ignore developments in the Turkish lira, saying the country was set to post record growth despite the economic attacks it has been facing.

Turkish lira plunges 14% on worries over economy, US row

Turkish lira plunges 14% on worries over economy, US row

The sell-off has deepened concern about exposure to Turkey, particularly whether over-leveraged companies will be able to pay back loans in euros and dollars.

Turkey to freeze assets of 2 US secretaries: Erdogan

Turkey to freeze assets of 2 US secretaries: Erdogan

The Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that they will freeze assets of the US ‘justice and interior’ secretaries in Turkey.

Turkey's Erdogan warns US over sanctions threat

Turkey's Erdogan warns US over sanctions threat

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned the US that sanctions would not force Ankara to ‘step back’ after Donald Trump threatened to punish Turkey if a US pastor was not freed, in comments published Sunday.

Erdogan to discuss Idlib, Deraa with Russia's Putin

Erdogan to discuss Idlib, Deraa with Russia's Putin

Syria's government and allied forces backed by Russia and Iran have swiftly recaptured other rebel strongholds in the southwest and vowed to push on and recover all of the country.

New law shows Israel fascist and racist, says Erdogan

New law shows Israel fascist and racist, says Erdogan

Last week, the Israeli Knesset passed a "nation-state" law, angering members of the country's Arab minority.