Shoppers were sent scrambling to capture the remarkable scene: a group of men heaving a coin-filled bath into a shop to buy the latest iPhone.
This follows a worsening of relations between the two countries, with the US imposing tariffs on Turkish metal exports last week.
Better than expected sales results have pushed up Apple shares to record highs and the company's valuation to a trillion dollars
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A switch to online ordering cut down the queues outside shops as Apple iPhone 7 went on sale, as Samsung says it will resume Galaxy Note 7 sales in South Korea at the end of the September.
First came anticipation, then disappointment for some Apple fans as the new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus went on sale.
Apple's decision not to have a headphone socket on the iPhone 7 has sparked protests and petitions and social media has been awash with criticism and witticism.