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Currency War

Snowden Saga: By Employing Big Stick, Obama Has Emboldened Latin Left
www.huffingtonpost.com

Correspondence suggests the State Department was furious that Ortega, a Sandinista revolutionary who had previously served as President of Nicaragua from 1985-1990 at the height of the U.S.-funded Contra War, dared to pursue an independent foreign …

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Biti: Zimbabwe Dollar backed by gold is 'undiluted rubbish'
nehandaradio.com

The cold war, those-tensions, thick enough to cut with a hack saw. My God why do … It is bad enough to suggest the return of the Zim dollar at this present moment in time but foolish to the point of insanity to suggest in this century a bullion …

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Two Koreas Start Talks on Opening Shuttered Joint Factory Park
www.bloomberg.com

Last month the North requested talks with the South on opening Gaeseong, scrapped the offer over a protocol dispute, then less than a week later suggested high-level talks with the U.S. on a peace treaty to formally end the Korean War. Any talks …

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The survivalist in the Kremlin
gulfnews.com

As Putin has stressed in several speeches, he believes that the Soviet Union, by focusing on an economically ruinous arms race with the US, fought the wrong battle against the West during the Cold War. In Putin's view, the Soviet Union collapsed under …

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Two Koreas in talks over Kaesong industrial zone
www.news.com.au

The talks – delayed by nearly two hours – follow months of friction and threats of war by Pyongyang after its February nuclear test attracted tougher UN sanctions, further squeezing its struggling economy. Kaesong was the most high-profile casualty of …

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Could Edward Snowden ruin America's biggest trade deal with Europe?
communities.washingtontimes.com

Germany said that “Cold War” tactics will not support trade discussions. Secretary of State John Kerry defended the NSA … The euro zone is in its longest recession ever. Reports indicate that the single currency area shrank for the seventh …

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Who are the Bulgarian protesters?
www.euronews.com

The currency crashed, the shops had no food. The abrupt change from command economy to free market capitalism plunged vast swathes of the population into sudden, … This stinging judgment echoes ominously for the future of Bulgarian statehood – it …

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Free exchange
www.economist.com

In its heyday before the first world war the gold standard worked well. It generated pressures on both surplus and deficit countries when they respectively gained or lost competitiveness. States with surpluses acquired gold, pushing up the money supply …

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North and South Korea Hold Talks on Shuttered Plant
www.nytimes.com

Its permanent closure would not only deprive North Korea of an important source of badly needed hard currency but also could scare away foreign investors its young leader, Kim Jong-un, wanted to attract. The conservative government in Seoul, whose …

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