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Trump slaps steeper tariffs on Turkey after currency freefall

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Trump slaps steeper tariffs on Turkey after currency freefall

President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he is doubling tariffs on Turkey after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan asked citizens to convert foreign currencies, including U.S. dollars, into local lira — leading to a dramatic drop in the Turkish currency. "I have just authorized a doubling