A Turkish court has rejected an appeal to release Brunson and lift his travel ban.
There was a clear, sharp drop in the lira's value on Friday after Trump tweeted he was doubling tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminum, citing a national security threat, and a smaller decline when the US sanctioned Turkey's Interior and Justice Ministers on August 1.
The Turkish lira plummeted to a record low on Monday, losing almost 40 percent of its value since the start of 2018.
The U.S.is an important trading partner of Turkey but it is not the only one; our country has several partners and alternative markets, Pekcan said.
The interior ministry said it had so far identified 346 social media accounts carrying posts about the exchange rate that it said created a negative perception of the economy.
"I don't think the Russians will bankroll Turkey at this stage, as I think they have their own issues with the United States with sanctions and will want to maintain their own FX buffers", he said. Two Turkish business lobbies and the heads of two banks increased pressure on the government and central bank to act to stem a slide that saw the lira lose more than a quarter of its value in less than two weeks.
While the economic penalties would probably do little to dent US economic interests, Erdogan's threat shows that the standoff over the fate of an American pastor held in Turkey isn't going to end soon.
The tension between the two states stemmed out of a recent skirmish over a USA pastor Andrew Craig Brunson who was sentenced to nearly two years in prison on terror charges.
But the United States insists Andrew Brunson, a long-time Turkish resident who ran the tiny Izmir Resurrection Church, is "a victim of unfair and unjust detention".
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By narrowly winning more than 50% of the vote Mr Mnangagwa avoided a run-off election against Mr Chamisa. The opposition leader Nelson Chamisa, took to Twitter to confirm an appeal had been successfully filed.
During this time , 60 - 70 meteors per hour will shoot across the northeast sky, all radiating from the constellation Perseus. The most active meteor shower in the calendar will be at its peak on Sunday night (August 12) until Tuesday (August 14).
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Independent analysts argue the central bank should instead raise rates to tame inflation and support the currency. Aylin Ertan, a 43-year-old caterer in Ankara, said she was concerned over the future of her small business.
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