BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 P.M.) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that he will freeze the assets of two American officials in response to the US Treasury imposing sanctions on Turkey, while speaking in Ankara on Saturday.

Erdogan said Turkey has shown ‘patience’, but ‘cannot be disciplined with this understanding and approach.’

“The whole thing is the manifestation of the Evangelist, Zionist understanding. This is the truth. Trump has been deceived big time,” he added.

On Wednesday, the US Treasury announced sanctions on Turkish justice and interior ministers over the continued detention of American pastor Andrew Craig Brunson.

The pastor was arrested two years ago over alleged links to the outlawed Kurdish PKK party and to the Fetullah Gulen movement which Erdogan claims was behind the 2016 attempted coup.

Turkey will impose tit-for-tat measures on the US justice and interior ministers should they have assets in the country.

 

 

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=> LOL: => Turkey will impose t*t-for-tat measures on the US justice and interior ministers should they have assets in the country.

None has Lira deposits.

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And none wants Lira deposits, actually, even Turkish companies prefer to use foreign currencies in Turkey, e.g. if you want to borrow a car in occupied-Constantinople or Northern-Cyprus, you’ll have to pay in €uros or Dollar$, Lira being refused!
Legal interest rates for loans is 17.75%, borrow money in Turkey, then get ruined!

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Istanbul.

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“Erdogan said Turkey has shown ‘patience’, but ‘cannot be disciplined with this understanding and approach.’” => Does ErdoGollum snorts cocaine???? He also likes to tell others to know their place, seems ErdoGollum doesn’t applies this to himself… “The whole thing is the manifestation of the Evangelist, Zionist understanding.” => He forgets the understanding with the extraterrestrials who hide under Area51! “The pastor was arrested two years ago over alleged links to the outlawed Kurdish PKK party and to the Fetullah Gulen movement which Erdogan claims was behind the 2016 attempted coup.” => The very Anarchist (and so Atheist) PKK and… Read more »