Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey'spresident, remained defiant over the weekend, accusing foreign interests of waging an economic war against Turkey, and pledging trade measures to reduce reliance on the dollar and U.S. markets.
Speaking in the north-eastern province of Rize, Erdogan said that dollars, euros and gold were now "the bullets, cannonballs and missiles of the economic war being waged against our country".
In another opinion piece in the pro-government newspaper Daily Sabah, Mr Erdogan's spokesman, Mr Ibrahim Kalin, said Turkey's efforts to solve the crisis diplomatically had been dismissed by the Trump administration, warning Washington it might completely lose Ankara as an ally.
In Rize, Erdogan said the United States would pay a price by challenging Turkey for the sake of "petty calculations", denouncing Washington for declaring "economic war on the entire world" and holding countries "for ransom through sanction threats".
A delegation of Turkish officials held discussions with their counterparts in Washington this week but there was no sign of a breakthrough.
The White House has said the newly-imposed sanctions would take effect from August 13. Following the tweet, Turkey responded by imposing duties on $1.8 billion in USA goods including coal and paper.
On Friday, Turkey's currency, the Lira, fell as much as 14%, causing the global financial markets to shudder. It is unclear how that would justify higher tariffs on Turkey but not other countries.
But Erdogan vowed there would be no easing of the law in Brunson's case, saying: "We have not made concessions on justice so far, and we will never make any".
Silence from the central bank has highlighted investor fears over the institution's independence from Erdoğan, who was sworn in last month with wider executive powers that many worry will be used to wield greater influence over monetary policy.
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The new duties on Turkey are double the level that Trumpimposed in March on steel and aluminum imports from a range ofcountries. Minutes before Ankara learned about the higher tariffs , the lira had already hit an all-time low of 6.87 against the dollar.