• Turkey Calls for Global Resistance to U.S. Economic Attacks

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Turkey's finance chief said the imposition of sanctions by the U.S. on the Middle East's largest economy was politically motivated, and called on other nations to form a united front against such actions.
    U.S. President Donald Trump used sanctions and tariffs to sabotage the Turkish economy, Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak said in an opinion piece published on the website of Foreign Policy magazine. Apart from a short-term currency impact, Turkish economic fundamentals had proved resilient, he said.
    The rallying cry from Turkey's top economy official, who is also the...
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  • Tropical Storm Florence On Track to Strike U.S. East Coast Next Week

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Tropical Storm Florence is poised to strengthen as it swirls deep in the Atlantic Ocean and moves toward the U.S. East Coast.
    The storm is about 905 miles southeast of Bermuda, with winds of about 65 miles per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in a bulletin Friday. It's on pace to hit the U.S. Thursday, and the odds of landfall are about 70 percent, said Jeff Masters, co-founder of Weather Underground.
    "The Southeast is the most at-risk location," Masters said in an interview Friday. "Northern Florida to North Carolina is the most probable, but we can't rule out all the way to...
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