The talks come as the United States and Turkey, two major North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, are engaged in a bitter diplomatic and trade dispute over the detention of an American pastor accused of terror related charges that has helped drive the Turkish currency to record lows last week before recovering some of its losses in recent days.
The dispute between Turkey and the United States was sparked by a row over the detention of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who was jailed almost two years ago in the crackdown that followed a failed military coup. He later tweeted that the clergyman, who has been detained since 2016 when he was arrested in a government crackdown following a failed coup bid, was a "great patriot" being held "hostage".
"The tariffs from Turkey are certainly regrettable and a step in the wrong direction", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said, while stopping short of announcing fresh retaliatory measures.
In response, Turkey raised tariffs on several US -made goods, including alcohol and tobacco products and vehicles.
The Turkish lira TRY= rose 2.7 percent to 5.80 per dollar.
"The president has a great deal of frustration on the fact that Pastor Brunson has not been released as well as the fact that other US citizens and employees of diplomatic facilities have not been released", Sanders said at a White House briefing Tuesday. The U.S. and Turkey reportedly were talking about improving relations, even as the latter hit back against the former with tariffs of its own.
A court refused to release Mr Brunson, and the the government in Ankara increased tariffs on imports from the USA of cars, alcoholic drinks and leaf tobacco - and the lira recovered slightly.
Putting all the mathematics and statistics together, it concludes that there are 8.5 times more iPhone users worldwide than there are people in Turkey.
Referring to Brunson, Trump said: "He's a very innocent man".
Also worrying investors has been President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's refusal to allow the central bank to raise interest rates to support the currency, as experts say it should.
"Recent developments in the U.S. -Turkey relationship threaten both countries' economic interests and put at risk an alliance that has proven its value over decades", said Myron Brilliant, U.S. Chamber of Commerce executive vice president and head of worldwide affairs, in a message to the U.S. Chamber's U.S. -Turkey Business Council.
Some emerging market countries pared their holdings of US Treasuries in June, data from the US Treasury department showed on Wednesday, in what analysts viewed as a move to support their currencies as the Federal Reserve started raising interest rates this year.
"Turkey isn't in favor of an economic war", Ibrahim Kalin said Wednesday, "but staying silent when attacked is out of question".
Among the products are cars, rice, some alcohol and tobacco products and some cosmetic products like sun creams. Meanwhile, Turkey has also decided reject a US appeal calling for the release of an imprisoned American pastor .
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Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday reiterated his criticism of US's current political stance against Turkey. The lira's drop in value is certain to further fuel inflation, which is already near 16 percent.
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Evangelical pastor Andrew Brundson, Trump raised tariffs on Turkish steel to 50 percent, and aluminum duties to 20 percent. One Chinese executive told Reuters that USA solar tariffs were a "sideshow" and had little effect on Chinese business.
NBC News aired the new audio but cautioned that the organization does not know what was said before or after the segment provided. It was unclear how Manigault Newman, if her story is true, managed to get a cell phone into the Situation Room.
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