Turkish leader backs boycott of French goods over cartoon row

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By Christian Lowe and Tuvan Gumrukcu PARIS/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan asked his compatriots to stop buying French goods on Monday in the latest expression of anger in the Muslim world over images being displayed in France of the Prophet Mohammad, which some Muslims consider blasphemous. In Bangladesh on...
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Published on October 27, 2020 -  04:37
Turkish president calls for sweeping boycott of French goods
Erdogan lends his support to growing calls for a boycott of French goods, widening a rift between Ankara and Paris.

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