• Turkey’s Reaction to the US Trade Barriers

      Turkish President Recep Erdogan said Turkey would boycott electronics products from the United States. He showed that the American supply of electronics was replaceable. This move has faced mixed reactions from the streets of Turkey; some willing to ‘die’ for it while some a bit hesitant. Besides, Turkey’s leading telecom firm and its national airline will halt advertising in US media. The US has imposed sanctions while still raising tariffs against Ankara. The restrictions are to the detention of a US evangelical pastor Brunson. Turkey’s currency had slid and saw the economy struggle. The slide was a result of the sour relationship between Ankara and Washington. However, the economy…