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PARIS | Paris investigates anti-Semitic incident amid protests

PARIS— Paris authorities are investigating alleged anti-Semitic comments by yellow vest protesters in the city subway toward a woman whose father died at Auschwitz. A journalist described on Twitter witnessing the incident Saturday night after a new round of protests by the yellow vest movement against taxes and other economic concerns. The woman’s nephew identified … Continue reading PARIS | Paris investigates anti-Semitic incident amid protests

ANKARA, Turkey | Turkey’s currency nosedives on economic concerns, US dispute

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Turkish currency has plunged to an all-time low amid concerns over the president’s economies policies and as a dispute with the United States showed no sign of subsiding. The lira hit a record low of 6.24 per dollar on Friday, before recovering to 5.94, down 7 percent on the day. The … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Turkey’s currency nosedives on economic concerns, US dispute