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On Istanbul streets, defiant Turks see U.S. hand behind lira crisis

Reuters
On Istanbul streets, defiant Turks see U.S. hand behind lira crisis

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Serap, a 23-year-old clerk at a clothes store in central Istanbul, is sure of who to blame for the precipitous slide in Turkey's lira currency. “This crisis is created by America,” she said. The lira has lost more than 35 percent against the dollar this year and hit a fresh low