A Turkish court has agreed to move Brunson from prison to house arrest over health concerns, but it still does not allow him to return to the United States . "There was some hope that maybe they'd step back from the brink and you'd see a re-establishment of central bank independence", he said. "Hopefully we will overcome this disaster and we will also successfully overcome this economic war", Erdogan said.
The currency's slide deepened early Friday, after the Financial Times reported that the eurozone's chief financial watchdog was concerned about how some of Europe's biggest lenders would be affected by a crisis in Turkey. Paul Greer at Fidelity International said dramatic interventions were now needed as Turkey faced a "downward spiral" of investor confidence. The lira was trading at 6.47 to the dollar at 1900 GMT, a loss on the day of 16.6 percent.
They are aimed at punishing Russian President Vladimir Putin's government for having "used chemical or biological weapons in violation of global law", department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement. On Friday, the White House strongly condemned the poisoning incident, which a spokesman for Trump's National Security Council called "a reckless display of contempt for the universally held norm against chemical weapons".
The number of categories of goods subject to tariffs rose to 333 from 114 in the June draft, although the total value is unchanged. The measure comes shortly after Washington released the latest list of Chinese goods worth $16 billion that are set to face a 25 percent tariff.
Meanwhile, drivers for the app-based services have grown dramatically, increasing congestion in dense areas of Manhattan-according to the city council and other government bodies-without providing their drivers with a viable or consistent living wage, either.
Elon Musk announced the bombshell move Tuesday on Twitter, writing that he had secured funding to buy Tesla Inc.'s shares at $420 each. Musk later elaborated in a letter to Tesla employees saying that he was exploring the option. SoftBank is now not interested in a deal for Tesla after earlier this year taking a stake in General Motors Co's self-driving unit, Cruise, Reuters reported earlier on Wednesday.