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Middle East

Turkey's currency crisis spreads globally

Indian rupee hit an all-time low against the US dollar, as the South African rand and the Argentinian peso also saw big drops in recent days.

Business & Economy

Six things to know about the Turkish lira crisis

A breakdown of the events, causes and effects, as Turkey's currency collapses amid a diplomatic row with the US.

Inside Story

Who is to blame for Turkey's financial crisis?

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accuses outsiders of mounting an economic war.

Turkey

Sun, sea and single-sex beaches: Turkey's halal tourism boom

Muslim-friendly resorts witness a surge in business as demand for getaways that comply with Islamic law rises.

Sun, sea and single-sex beaches: Turkey's halal tourism boom

Business & Economy

Turkey crisis: Erdogan vows to boycott US electronics

Lira recovers slightly against the dollar but Turkish president fires a new volley at the US over electronics imports.

Turkey

Turkey's central bank launches economic-stability plan

Emergency measures deployed to bolster the economy as the lira continues to plummet amid geopolitical tensions.

Turkey's central bank launches economic-stability plan

Inside Story

Is the US-Turkey crisis beyond repair?

US President Donald Trump has doubled trade tariffs on Turkey, prompting Ankara to threaten to find new allies.

Turkey

Erdogan: Alliance with US at risk, Turkey target of 'trade war'

Turkish president says his country will not back down to 'the bullets, cannonballs and missiles of economic wars'.

Erdogan: Alliance with US at risk, Turkey target of 'trade war'

Turkey

Turkey warns partnership with US in 'jeopardy'

President Erdogan says Ankara could start looking for new allies as relations with NATO partner sink to a new low.

Turkey

Erdogan says Turkey economy under attack as Trump doubles tariffs

After Turkish president urges people to support currency, US counterpart adds pressure with doubling of metals' tariffs.

Turkey

Erdogan: Turkey to sanction US officials in retaliation

Fight over release of US pastor held 21-months intensifies as Turkish president orders sanctions on American officials.

US, Turkey to resolve detainee spat 'in a matter of days': Pompeo

United States

Pompeo meets Turkish FM to seek pastor's release

US secretary of state defends Turkey sanctions while Ankara says threats and sanctions won't work.

Pompeo meets Turkish FM Cavusoglu to seek pastor's release

Turkey

Turkey condemns US sanctions over pastor's detention

Ankara says Washington's 'aggressive attitude serves no purpose', after the US places sanctions two Turkish ministers.

Turkey tells US to reverse its 'wrong decision' over sanctions

United States

US sanctions two Turkey officials over detention of pastor

The White House says it will sanction Turkey's ministers of justice and interior over detention of an American pastor.

US sanctions two Turkey officials over detention of pastor

Syrian Refugees

Life goes on the Syrian way in Istanbul's 'Damascus Bazaar'

Syrians fleeing the war in their country have found a new home in the heart of Turkey's biggest city.

Life goes on the Syrian way in Istanbul's 'Damascus Bazaar'