TRABZON, Turkey

The latest figures show Turkey starting down a path to 4-5% growth, said Turkey’s treasury and finance minister on Thursday. 

Berat Albayrak made the remarks in the Black Sea city of Trabzon, where he came to attend the 24th International Silk Road Businessmen Summit.

Especially over the last year, he said, Turkey fought off disinformation on its economy, but during this time the economy developed necessary defenses against external shocks.

He added that with its Operation Peace Spring in northern Syria, Turkey has grown more powerful, saying:

“Both with security and economic policies, we will carry Turkey to

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