Economic war

Turkey is a 'target of economic war', Erdogan says

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Erdogan denied that Turkey is in a currency crisis, dismissing a plunge in the lira as 'fluctuations' which have nothing to do with economic fundamentals.

Iran Supreme Leader calls for action to face "economic war"

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for "swift and just" legal action from new courts after the head of the judiciary said the country faced an "economic war".

Turkey lira crashes as Trump piles on pressure

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 - 11:20 GMT

The embattled Turkish lira tumbled over 16 percent to new record lows against the dollar on Friday as strains with the United States intensified