US dispute

ISTANBUL | In US dispute, a few Turks destroy iPhones in online posts

ISTANBUL — A small number of Turks are responding to their president’s call to boycott American electronic goods by posting videos in which they smash iPhones with bats, hammers and other blunt instruments. In one video , a man collects iPhones from several youths squatting in front of a Turkish flag, lays the devices on … Continue reading ISTANBUL | In US dispute, a few Turks destroy iPhones in online posts

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

BEIJING |China denies Xi comments aimed at settling US dispute

BEIJING | April 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) China’s government on Thursday denied President Xi Jinping’s promise of market-opening measures this week was aimed at settling a tariff dispute with Washington and said negotiations are impossible under “unilateral coercion” by the United States. A commerce ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, complained U.S. President Donald Trump’s government has “shown … Continue reading BEIJING |China denies Xi comments aimed at settling US dispute