"The embassy in Ankara will initiate consular assistance", the source said. The arrest comes after German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas urged Ankara on Monday to do more to improve its troubled diplomatic ties with both Germany and the United States, which would also help to ease Ankara's current economic woes.
The lira TRYTOM=D3 has weakened 35 percent against the dollar this year as the deterioration in ties between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies fuelled losses driven by concerns over President Tayyip Erdogan's influence over monetary policy.
Speaking of Brunson's case, Sanders said, "We feel that Turkey and specifically President Erdogan have treated Pastor Brunson. very unfairly, very badly".
They shared a list of 30 Turkish brands, including Turkish Airlines, urging people to support them as much as they can.
The currency strengthened some 3 percent against the dollar on Thursday, trading at around 5.75 per dollar, hours before Turkey's treasury and finance minister were scheduled to reassure global investors about the economy.
Mr Erdogan has reacted to the financial instability by blaming foreign powers, in particularly the United States, a longtime North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, which he says is waging an "economic war" as part of a plot to harm Turkey.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury on August 1 slapped sanctions on Turkey's justice and interior ministers, citing their roles in the detention of a U.S. pastor.
Turkey's lira, meanwhile, dropped nearly 3 percent to almost 6 per dollar TRY=D3 again, having recovered ground rapidly in recent days.
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The Trump administration says Turkey could face additional sanctions if an American pastor detained on espionage and terrorism-related charges isn't quickly released. On Tuesday, he said Turkey would boycott U.S. electronic products.
In an intensifying cycle of tensions with the United States, Erdogan has called for a boycott of USA electronic goods such as iPhones and Ankara has sharply hiked tariffs on some U.S. products.
Markets are concerned by Erdogan's influence over the economy and his resistance to interest rate increases to tackle double-digit inflation.
The two leaders agreed that their finance ministers would meet soon and Macron told Erdogan that Turkey's economic stability is important for France, said the report.
Elsewhere, the dollar dipped against a basket of currencies, moving further away from its highest levels since June 2017, hit earlier in the week as investors bought the US currency in a flight to safety.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the U.S. of seeking to "stab" Ankara "in the back" - deepening the row between the two countries.
JP Morgan said moves by Turkish authorities showed they were committed to stabilising the currency with technical measures such as restricting forex swaps and cancelling repo auctions to push up the weighted average cost of funding.
There was also optimism about better relations with the European Union after a Turkish court released two Greek soldiers pending trial.