Bloodbath in emerging market currencies this morning, led by Turkey. Central bank's attempts to reassure on liquidity lasted precisely 20 minutes. Stocks off almost across the board.

Map. History of Turkey conflict

17 August 2018
President Trump is scheduled to attend a signing ceremony in Fort Drum, New York, for a national defence bill that will prevent U.S. weapons sales to Turkey, including the new generation F-35 fighter jets ordered by the country.
Concrete barriers have gone up around the Turkish base in Ma'abetli (7/25 vs. 7/09)
There are over 1.5 million tweets that belong to journalists and media outlets censored in Turkey using Twitter's country withheld content tool.3 day ago
There are over 1.5 million tweets that belong to journalists and media outlets censored in Turkey using Twitter's country withheld content tool.
3 day ago
Azerbaijan voices confidence in Turkey's economy
4 day ago
U.S. Embassy in Ankara has not made statement regarding pastor Brunson: official
4 day ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says "economic instability in Turkey" is not in anyone's interest.
4 day ago
Turkish Interior Ministry monitors 346 accounts of social media outlets who begins to publish provocative news about the depreciation of the lira against the dollar
Erdogan claims he made Turkey a beacon of hope for hundreds of millions of people worldwide.4 day ago
Erdogan claims he made Turkey a beacon of hope for hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
Turkey's lira back above 7 to the dollar4 day ago
Turkey's lira back above 7 to the dollar
4 day ago
Erdogan accuses US of seeking to stab Turkey 'in the back'
Erdoğan: Turkey is a big and important country whose axis cannot be confined to one region. We are working to deepen our cooperation with regional formations like BRICS, African Union and ASEAN in this understanding4 day ago
Erdoğan: Turkey is a big and important country whose axis cannot be confined to one region. We are working to deepen our cooperation with regional formations like BRICS, African Union and ASEAN in this understanding
President Erdoğan: The currency rate will shortly be placed to its reasonable level soon. We never gave up and will not give up on economic principles for free market4 day ago
President Erdoğan: The currency rate will shortly be placed to its reasonable level soon. We never gave up and will not give up on economic principles for free market
4 day ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says that Turkey has no problems ending relations with countries that prefer to have militants as their strategic partners
4 day ago
Turkey's President Erdogan addresses a meeting of ambassadors in Ankara
Zarif: America is waging a fierce economic war against Turkey and Iran stands with Ankara fully
4 day ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: Washington is moving in a manner contrary to alliances in security matters
4 day ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: U.S. and Israel are taking provocative steps against the Palestinians
4 day ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: America must realize that its threats to Ankara will not work
4 day ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: We have provided enough from our side to improve relations with the United States
4 day ago
Turkish Isbank CEO says Turkey facing serious speculative attack
4 day ago
Istanbul chief prosecutor's office launches criminal probes on statements that may pose risk to Turkey's economic security. Erdogan thinks he can fix economic problems with more abuse of criminal justice system.
Reuters: China's Ctrip says has shut option to pay using Turkish Lira because of currency slump Turkey
4 day ago
Turkish lira pulls back from record low after central bank frees up liquidity
Euro trampled as Turkey rout spreads.
Turkey takes lead from Russia by number of new enterprises in Uzbekistan
Bloodbath in emerging market currencies this morning, led by Turkey. Central bank's attempts to reassure on liquidity lasted precisely 20 minutes. Stocks off almost across the board.4 day ago
Bloodbath in emerging market currencies this morning, led by Turkey. Central bank's attempts to reassure on liquidity lasted precisely 20 minutes. Stocks off almost across the board.
Erdogan threatened today Turkey's industrialists with moving for a Plan B or Plan C if they rush to the banks to convert their cash to foreign currency for an escape route. (In other words, he'll seize their assets while jailing them as he's done for some 1000 firms so far)4 day ago
Erdogan threatened today Turkey's industrialists with moving for a "Plan B" or "Plan C" if they rush to the banks to convert their cash to foreign currency for an escape route. (In other words, he'll seize their assets while jailing them as he's done for some 1000 firms so far)
Turkey has sent a large number of military reinforcements to Shaykh al-Hadid, Afrin.
4 day ago
Turkey's Lira plunges to record low of 7.22 against dollar in Asian trade
Turkish Coast Guard's TCSG312 escorted @USNavyEurope's Arleigh-Burke class AEGIS guided missile destroyer USS Carney during its Bosphorus transit towards the Black Sea. DDG64 entered Black Sea 14:30Z/10:30EDT4 day ago
Turkish Coast Guard's TCSG312 escorted @USNavyEurope's Arleigh-Burke class AEGIS guided missile destroyer USS Carney during its Bosphorus transit towards the Black Sea. DDG64 entered Black Sea 14:30Z/10:30EDT
.@USNavyEurope is back to Black Sea: Arleigh-Burke class AEGIS guided missile destroyer USS Carney transits Bosphorus and enters the Black Sea for its 5th patrol in the US6thFleet area of operations in support of regional allies and partners. DDG64 is forward-deployed to @NAVSTA_Rota4 day ago
[email protected] is back to Black Sea: Arleigh-Burke class AEGIS guided missile destroyer USS Carney transits Bosphorus and enters the Black Sea for its 5th patrol in the US6thFleet area of operations in support of regional allies and partners. DDG64 is forward-deployed to @NAVSTA_Rota
4 day ago
Erdogan: We will soon clear new area in Syria. We continue to work to return original people of the region to Manbij. We have accelerated diplomatic and military efforts to prevent disaster in Idlib.
4 day ago
Turkey's Erdogan says the number of people who returned to safe zones in Syria has reached a quarter of a million
4 day ago
Turkish president Erdogan says the fluctiation in Turkish lira is a plot against Turkey, but Turkish people will not give in.
Turkish President @Erdogan says Turkey is ready to say goodbye to the US because it sacrifices their strategic partnership and alliance of over 50 years with a country of 81 million people for the sake of their relations with terrorist organizations.4 day ago
Turkish President @Erdogan says Turkey is ready to say goodbye to the US because it sacrifices "their strategic partnership and alliance of over 50 years with a country of 81 million people for the sake of their relations with terrorist organizations."
4 day ago
Erdogan to U.S.: Are you attempting to sacrifice 81 million in Turkey for a priest with ties to terrorist organizations. Do not look up, we do it anyway as a state of law.
4 day ago
Erdogan said: someone give up its strategic partnership, its alliance with 81 millions population for the sake of its relations with terrorist organizations.
5 day ago
4 suspected PKK militants were killed in Hakkari Cukurca
4 suspected PKK militants were killed in Hakkari Cukurca
"National Army" factions from north of Aleppo # confirms its readiness to merge with the opposition factions in Idlib
White Helmets @SyriaCivilDef recovered the bodies of at least 18 people killed in an arms depot blast in Sarmada in the north-western province of Idlib, a major rebel stronghold in Syria near the border with Turkey
White Helmets  @SyriaCivilDef recovered the bodies of at least 18 people killed in an arms depot blast in Sarmada in the north-western province of Idlib, a major rebel stronghold in Syria near the border with Turkey
5 day ago
Several Turkish trucks carrying concrete walls entered through the Bab al-Hawa crossing on the Syrian-Turkish border in the northern Idlib countryside towards the Turkish checkpoints in Idlib.
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