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Turkey issues retaliatory tariffs on US imports

Turkey issues retaliatory tariffs on US imports

Turkey has sharply raised tariffs on US imports, including passenger cars, alcohol and tobacco. A decree signed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan raised the tariffs on cars to 120%, on alcoholic drinks to 140% and on leaf tobacco to 60%. The US doubled tariffs last...
Genoa motorway bridge collapses in Italy ‘tragedy’

Genoa motorway bridge collapses in Italy ‘tragedy’

A major motorway bridge has collapsed near the northern Italian city of Genoa, leading to vehicles falling some 100m (328ft). Italian Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli said it was likely to be “an immense tragedy”. Adnkronos news agency reports the head...