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Turkeys Lira Falls 3 Percent Trump Wont Take Pastors Detention Sitting Down

ISTANBUL – Turkey’s battered lira weakened 3 percent on Friday after a Turkish court rejected an American pastor’s appeal for release, drawing a stiff...

Sampp Lowers Turkeys Credit Rating Deeper Into Junk Territory

ISTANBUL – Standard & Poor’s said on Friday it had cut Turkey’s sovereign credit rating deeper into “junk” territory, citing extreme...

China Offers Turkey Moral Support Says Can Overcome Difficulties

BEIJING – China offered moral support to Turkey on Friday as Ankara reeled from a currency crisis and U.S. sanctions, saying it believed the country could overcome...

Turkeys Lira Weakens 4 Percent Trump Says Wont Take Pastors Detention Sitting Down

ISTANBUL – Turkey’s battered lira weakened 4 percent on Friday after a Turkish court rejected an American pastor’s appeal for release, drawing a stiff...

The Latest Trump Warns Turkey Over Detained Pastor

The Latest on Turkey’s currency crisis and diplomatic dispute with the United States (all times local): 6:30 p.m. U.S. President Donald Trump is condemning the...

Turkey 2 Dead 5 Hurt In Shooting At Local Clerics Office

Turkey’s state-run news agency says an employee at the office of a local Muslim cleric in eastern Turkey has opened fire at his colleagues, before turning the gun...

Trump Says Turkey Has Acted Badly In Brunson Case

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States was not going to take Turkey’s detention of U.S. Christian pastor Andrew Brunson...

Merkel Says Dont Expect Much From Meeting With Putin

BERLIN – Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned against expectations that her meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday will produce any breakthrough...

The Latest Turkey Court Rejects Release Of Us Pastor

The Latest on Turkey’s currency crisis and diplomatic dispute with the United States (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Turkey’s state-run news agency says a...