Turkey Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have seen the country spiral into a currency crisis. The national currency recovered somewhat from record lows hit earlier this week, a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.

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  2. Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watford Observer

    Turkey's finance chief has tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have seen the country spiral into a currency crisis. The national currency recovered somewhat from record lows hit earlier this week, a day after Qatar pledged 15 billion dollars in investments to help Turkey's economy.

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  3. CYPRUS: Cypriot leaders could meet in New York for peace talks in SeptemberRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Financial Mirror

    Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has suggested that a summit will be held in New York next month with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to help kick-start the Cyprus peace process. Akinci told reporters on Thursday that efforts for finding a solution to the Cyprus problem will start in New York in September with a leaders' meeting.

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  4. CYPRUS: Nicosia welcomes release of Greek soldiers held by TurkeyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Financial Mirror

    Cyprus welcomes the release of the two Greek soldiers by Turkey in the hope it signals a sea-change in Ankara's regional diplomacy. The soldiers 2nd Lieutenant Angelos Mitretodis and Sergeant Dimitris Kouklatzis were arrested on March 1 for illegally entering Turkey after mistakenly crossing the heavily militarized border.

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  5. Cabin Crew Tie up Stoned Woman Because She was 'Violent', 'AbusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    A heavily drunk woman created a ruckus in mid-air forcing the cabin crew to tie her up after she became 'violent and abusive'. It is not known as to why the woman was only partially dressed but the cabin crew said that her behaviour was scaring other passengers.

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  6. US to Impose More Sanctions on Turkey Over Detained PastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    The United States says Turkey faces more U.S. sanctions if it refuses to release an American pastor held on allegations of helping the organizers of the failed 2016 coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The United States says Ankara has no evidence for the allegations and has held the pastor for too long.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Turkish lira weakens to 5.86, U.S. warns of more sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The Turkish lira weakened to 5.86 against the dollar on Friday from its previous close of 5.8150 as investors weighed up a U.S warning that Turkey should expect more economic sanctions unless it hands over detained American pastor Andrew Brunson. FILE PHOTO: A 100 Turkish lira banknote is seen on top of 50 Turkish lira banknotes in this picture illustration in Istanbul, Turkey August 14, 2018.

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  8. Merkel Hosts Putin in Marriage of Convenience Forged by TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... said. After Putin used his military to tip the war in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's favor, Russia's joined with Turkey and Iran in trying to engineer a settlement. Putin also agreed crisis in Turkey may loom over Saturday's talks. A possible ...

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  9. Not exactly Turkish delightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Tit-for-tat goes on between the US and Turkey with surprising frequency and fury. Ankara has declared a "boycott" of all electronic goods from the US.

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  10. Turkey's Currency Crisis Tests Erdogan's GamesmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... party was banned. He then helped form a new party that was swept to power after a devastating financial crash hit Turkey in 2001. He's now a twice-elected president who's steadily amassed power, in part by knowing how to leverage a bad situation. He ...

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  11. El-Erian, BlackRock Flag Turkey Risk as U.S. Eyes SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Turkey said all the right things Thursday yet offered scant evidence for how the largest Middle Eastern economy will dig out of its worst currency crisis in decades. To make matters worse, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin threatened more In a rare half-hour long conference call, Turkey's Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak told about 6,000 global investors that he won't impose capital controls.

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  12. Problems with U.S. can be solved easily without current mindset: Turkish FMRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... in a news conference in Ankara, pointing out "the U.S. cannot see who its real friend is." Cavusoglu also said that Turkey has done its part in terms of preserving friendly relations with the United States, and accused once again Washington of ...

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  13. Furious Turkish iPhone users SHOOT gadgets and hit them with HAMMERS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Star

    ... through iPhone after Erdogan urged Turkish citizens to boycott Apple products. A true parrot...I mean patriot. #Turkey #NATO pic.twitter.com/iKPKBiiEkZ In another clip, a man shoots the iPhone at close range with a handgun, leaving a hole in the ...

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  14. US to Begin Training Turkish Forces for Joint Patrols in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... It is unclear when U.S. and Turkish forces would start conducting the joint patrols in Syria once training of Turkey's troops is complete. The city of Manbij houses Kurdish militia fighters. Washington supports the Kurdish fighters there, while ...

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  15. The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in TurkeyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey said Wednesday it is increasing tariffs on some U.S. products like cars, alcohol, and coal _ a move that is unlikely to have much economic impact but highlights the deteriorating relations with the U.S. in a feud that has already helped trigger a currency crisis.

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  16. Yazidi leader killed in air strike by Turkey four years after genocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... ISIS and saved people in 2014. Sometimes called "Mam Zaki" or "Uncle Zaki," he was a wanted man across the border in Turkey. His convoy of several vehicles were all struck, according to locals. Ankara says it "neutralized" one of the most wanted ...

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  17. Opinion today: Africa's demographic destinyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Financial Times

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  18. Turkey's Inevitable Credit Rating CutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    S&P Global Ratings is scheduled to update financial markets about how it views Turkey's creditworthiness on Friday. Investors have already delivered their collective verdict by driving up the nation's borrowing costs and sending the lira to record lows this week.

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  19. Global Markets-Asian shares gain on U.S.-China trade talks, lira recoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... this month on concerns about diplomatic rifts between Ankara and Washington. "Because of the currency crisis in Turkey, investors are shifting funds from emerging markets to developed markets," said Shuji Shirota, head of macro economic strategy at ...

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  20. Kybele Dance Theater Comes to The Broad Stage, 9/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... between genders, races, cultures and communities that are relatable to everyone." "While born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey I grew up traveling all over the world and exposed to different cultures, traditions and stories. I desire to awaken the ...

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