Macro Briefing: 17 July 2019

Will Washington sanction Turkey over Russian arms deal? CNBC
Big tech faced tough questions in Congress on Tuesday: AP
China and Vietnam remain in standoff over South China Sea dispute: Reuters
Japan-South Korea trade battle escalates: CNBC
Amazon faces European probe over 3rd party selling: WSJ
Import prices for the US fell in June by the most in 6 months: MW
Confidence among US home builders remained strong in July: HousingWire
Industrial output for US contracted in Q2: MW
US retail sales increased at moderate 3.4% annual pace in June: