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Erdogan says Turkey economy under attack as Trump doubles tariffs

After Turkish president urges people to support currency, US counterpart adds pressure with doubling of metals' tariffs.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Ikea opening in India brings traffic to standstill

Huge crowds gather in city of Hyderabad as Swedish furniture chain opens store.

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Russia calls new US sanctions illegal and 'draconian'

Moscow rejects allegations it used nerve agent against former Russian spy, saying sanctions no threat to its economy.

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Colombia: Santos grants 440,000 Venezuela refugees two-year help

Outgoing president grants refugees two-year temporary residency permits, allowing them to study and get medical care.

Colombia at the border in Paraguachon

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Apple becomes first trillion-dollar company

The publicly-listed US company crowned a decade-long rise fueled by its ubiquitous iPhone.

Apple store

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Iran's currency plunges to record low as US sanctions loom

Rial has lost half its value since April amid weak economy and big demand for dollars by Iranians fearful of sanctions.

Iran's currency

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US and EU agree to ease tensions over trade disagreements

The US-EU ties have recently taken nosedive following US decision to impose tariffs on aluminium and steel from the EU.

President Jean-Claude Juncker met with US President Donald Trump in Washington.

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Chinese premier vows crackdown after violation by vaccine maker

Chinese leaders scramble to shore up public confidence after rabies vaccine maker was found faking records.

vaccine maker

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China President Xi welcomed in Senegal at start of Africa trip

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Dakar on Saturday on a four-nation visit seeking deeper ties.

Senegalese President Macky Sall

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Khamenei backs threat to stop Gulf exports if oil sales halted

Supreme leader denounces US decision to withdraw from deal and calls negotiations with Washington an 'obvious mistake'.

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