Erdogan: no economic crisis in Turkey, these are manipulations
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that there is no crisis in Turkey, and all happening in the country was manipulation.
Speaking at Veterans Day ceremony in Ankara, Erdogan urged the use of the local currency for rental payments and said, "otherwise, they will pay the price."
"There is no crisis, do not bothered by these [allegations]. It is all manipulation... Turkish lira will prevail in this country from now on... This is Turkey not America," Anadolu Agency cited him as saying.
Last Thursday, the Turkish president signed a decree that requires using the lira for buying, selling and renting of real estate and leasing of vehicles, according to presidential sources.