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Eurodollar explainer

How the world works on Dollars. The single most trusted dominant currency is the US Dollar. It is a requirement for all financial transactions whether its Euro, RMB, SEK, or Yen. There is only one source and that’s the US…

Restructuring in IRGC Intelligence

Washington – Amir Tomaj aawsat.com: Last month, the Islamic Republic of Iran made a new appointment in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Intelligence Organization (IRGC-IO), expanding the scope of its operations abroad focused on the US in order to fight…

What are Eurodollars?

Eurodollars are dollar-denominated deposit liabilities of banks outside the United States. Even though estimates of the size of the Eurodollar market exceed $7 trillion, these instruments are virtually unregulated by the Fed.  In 2008, the height of the financial crisis,…

Venezuela’s Collapse Frays Its Economic Ties With Russia

MOSCOW — In his toughest moments, President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela has turned to Russia for support. When the United States sanctioned the Venezuelan energy industry in January, Russia’s oil firm Rosneft helped to divert its oil exports to Asia. And when…

China Rushes to Dominate Global Supply of Lithium

Beijing’s race to control supplies of lithium, used in powering electric cars, is leaving its rivals far behind. China is increasingly dominating the supply of what’s been described as “white petroleum,” the soft, silvery metal lithium, seen as key to…

Dr. Harald Malmgren’s Global View

Dr. Harald Malmgren is a recognized expert on world trade and investment flows. Full info and related articles are highly recommended and found at Defense.info At Yale University Malmgren was Scholar of the House and research assistant to Nobel Laureate Thomas…

China Lands Bomber on South China Sea Island

The Chinese air force has landed long-range bombers for the first time on an airport in the South China Sea, a state newspaper said Saturday, in a move likely to further fuel concerns about Beijing’s expansive claims over the disputed…

China’s illegal occupation of Tahiti

TAHITI — China’s strategic and military interests in the South Pacific are expanding rapidly. They build on longstanding links and fill the vacuum left by receding U.S. and French power projection in the region, as well as Australia and New…

What North Korea Is Really Saying (And Not Saying) About Denuclearization

In the current pre-meeting phase, it would make little sense for North Korea to lean too far forward in its public statements. Overall, although Pyongyang has not explicitly touched on the subject of a possible Kim-Trump summit through its state-sponsored media…