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Bitcoin sinking on concerns over Chinese cryptocurrency crackdown

September 24th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/business/404184-bitcoin-price-slide-china/

Bitcoin plunged over five percent on Friday under pressure of a nationwide Chinese ban on local bitcoin exchanges and trading platforms. The world's most popular cryptocurrency traded at $3,686 on Friday, down more than 25 percent from its record high of $5,000 earlier this month. However, the current price is still higher than after the first sell-off wave, when the value of the cryptocurrency dropped nearly $1,000, to below $3,000. Bitcoin is still up more than 400 percent this year. Bitcoin rival ethereum sank over seven percent to $263.

Up to 35,000 evacuated as Bali on high alert for volcanic eruption (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

September 24th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/news/404399-evacuation-bali-volcanic-eruption/

Up to 35,000 people have fled a looming volcanic eruption on the island of Bali after some 300 tremors, increasing in both frequency and intensity, registered between midnight and 6am Sunday.

The Indonesian National Disaster Mitigation Agency has set up temporary shelters for evacuees and provided 14 tons of aid including food, water, tents, blankets and mattresses.

UK to Supply Qatar With 24 Fighter Jets in New Billion-Dollar Arms Deal

September 20th, 2017
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Link: http://theantimedia.org/uk-qatar-fighter-jets-billion-dollar-arms-deal/

The British government and defence giant BAE Systems have agreed a major new deal to supply Qatar with Eurofighter Typhoon jets, despite fears of regional instability. The wealthy Gulf state is at the heart of a regional dispute over the funding of terrorism; Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt have since June imposed sanctions on Qatar, accusing it of financing extremist groups and allying with Iran, arch-foe of the Gulf Arab states

Over 40 million living in slavery worldwide: Study

September 20th, 2017
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Link: http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/09/19/535693/Slave-Report-2017

According to a report by International Labor Office (ILO) and the Walk Free Foundation, approximately 40.3 million men, women and children were victims of “modern slavery” in 2016. The study, Global Estimates of Modern Slavery, is based on surveys by the two groups in 48 countries; interviews with more than 71,000 people. Three out of every four slaves were women and girls, one in four was a child, children account for 10 million mostly in Africa, followed by Asia and the Pacific. Nearly five million people in the world were sex slaves

Eiffel Tower goes bulletproof: France ups security at iconic site (PHOTOS)

September 20th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/news/403779-eiffel-tower-bulletproof-wall/

Work has begun on a bulletproof wall of glass along the base of the Eiffel Tower. The measure is part of a multi-million euro effort to improve security at the Paris tourist attraction amid the country’s ongoing state of emergency.

After a spate of terrorist attacks in France in recent years, including co-ordinated Islamist gun and suicide bomb attacks at the center of Paris in November 2015 and the Nice truck attack last year, France is currently in a state of emergency.

In August, French police apprehended a man trying to push past an Eiffel Tower security checkpoint while brandishing a knife.

Trump: US may have no choice but to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea

September 20th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/usa/403810-trump-first-speech-unga/

In his first address to United Nations, US President Donald Trump has threatened North Korea with total destruction if it attacks the US or its allies. He also blasted Iran, Venezuela, Cuba and Syria.

If forced to defend itself and its allies, the US “will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea,” Trump said in his remarks at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday. He also called North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un a “Rocket Man” on a suicide mission. North Korea warned Monday that the more sanctions imposed on it, the more quickly it will complete its nuclear force, official state news agency KCNA reports

Russia’s e-commerce up 22% in 2017 More: http://tass.com/economy/965166

September 20th, 2017
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Link: http://tass.com/economy/965166

Russia’s e-commerce market amounted to 498 bln rubles ($8.6 bln) in the first half of this year, a 22% increase; Russian Post and the Association of Internet Trade Companies (AITC) said in a joint statement on Tuesday. The segment of cross-border trade increased 34% in the first half of 2017 year-on-year to 178 bln rubles ($3 bln. biggest share of foreign goods ordered by Russian customers arrive from China - 90%, followed by the European Union (4%), the United States (2%).

Russia Becomes World Top Oil Producer for 7th Consecutive Month – JODI

September 20th, 2017
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Link: https://sputniknews.com/russia/201709181057488362-russia-oil-production-statistcs/

Russia became the world’s top crude oil producer in July for the seventh consecutive month, producing an average of 10,322 million barrels per day, the data of the Joint Oil Data Initiative (JODI) showed on Monday.

According to JODI, Russia’s oil production slightly increased, with data for June showing 10,274 million barrels a day. Saudi Arabia came in second with 10,010 million barrels per day,

Putin orders to end trade in US dollars at Russian seaports

September 20th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/business/403804-russian-sea-ports-ruble-settlements/

Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to approve legislation making the ruble the main currency of exchange at all Russian seaports by next year, according to the Kremlin website. To protect the interests of stevedoring companies with foreign currency obligations, the government was instructed to set a transition period before switching to ruble settlements.

Mexico, Colombia & Laos want Russian grain

September 20th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/business/403813-russia-wheat-new-exports/

Russia's food and safety watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor:“New markets are opening, like Laos and Colombia, which have never before purchased grain from us. Mexico also began buying; we have already supplied 300,000 tons of grain.” Russia recently boosted wheat export contracts on expectations of a record grain harvest. Last year, the country became the world’s leading exporter of grain, shipping 34 million tons out of its 119 million ton harvest. Russia has resumed exports to Egypt, one of its biggest customers. China's largest food processor COFCO has purchased 4,000 tons of Russian spring wheat and said is ready to import up to two million tons.

More than 200 dead after 7.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico

September 20th, 2017
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Link: http://abcnews.go.com/International/powerful-71-magnitude-earthquake-strikes-central-mexico/story?id=49958650

226 people are dead after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked central Mexico Tuesday afternoon, hitting on the 32nd anniversary of the biggest earthquake to ever strike the country's capital. More than half of the fatalities are in Mexico City, the country's civil defense agency said.

US Sanctions Backfire: China Opens $10 Billion Credit Line For Iran

September 19th, 2017
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Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/US_Sanctions_Backfire%3A_China_Opens_%2410_Billion_Credit_Line_For_Iran/60870/0/38/38/Y/M.html

China has opened a $10 billion line of credit intended to finance energy, transportation, water and other key Iranian infrastructure projects. The significant credit line will primarily use euros and yuan to bypass the US sanctions.

Mattis: 3,000 U.S. troops being sent to Afghanistan

September 19th, 2017
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Link: http://govtslaves.info/mattis-3000-u-s-troops-being-sent-to-afghanistan/

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis announced Monday that more than 3,000 U.S. troops are being sent to Afghanistan. The troop increase will put the total number of U.S. forces in the country to more than 14,000. Military experts remain divided on whether the nearly 16-year-old conflict can be won or what a victory would entail.

US opens 1st permanent military base in Israel as tensions with Iran rise

September 19th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/usa/403747-us-israel-military-base-permanent/

US has routinely deployed forces to Israel, now opening an official permanent military base in the country.

It will be a “base within a base,” located inside the Israeli Air Force’s Mashabim Air Base in the middle of the Negev desert, close to a US military radar installation east of Dimona that tracks ballistic missiles.

American forces will be helping operate Israel’s multi-tiered missile defense system. Israeli officials believe the establishment of the base will send a message to their enemies.

Hungary credits razor wire border fence for almost 100 percent drop in illegal migration - Video

September 19th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/news/403738-hungary-border-fence-migrants/

Hungary has claimed that its fences on the borders with Croatia and Serbia have helped to cut the inflow of migrants by 99.7 percent since 2015. The small inland nation now has one quarter of the length of its borders protected by a fence.

“The number of successful attempts to illegally cross the border fell from 391,000 in 2015 to 18,236 in 2016 and only 1,184 in 2017,” the Hungarian prime minister’s chief security advisor, Gyorgy Bakondi

Here Comes the Sun: Speedy Growth of Solar Power Signals Global Economic Shift

September 18th, 2017
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Link: https://sputniknews.com/business/201709171057470386-solar-power-rise-affecting-economies/

The use of solar power doubled globally in 2016 and is on track to double again over the next two years. As nations and economies signal their intention to move away from the widespread and indiscriminate use of fossil fuel, the solar power industry is , growing exponentially while an old-guard oil industry studies how to jump on the bandwagon without impacting the bottom line of shareholders and investors

Shootout Between Gunmen, Servicemen in Mexico Leaves 9 People Dead

September 18th, 2017
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Link: https://sputniknews.com/latam/201709181057473786-shootout-mexico-gang-guerrero/

Eight gunmen dressed up as servicemen and a soldier were killed as a result of a shootout in the western Mexican state of Guerrero, local authorities said. According to Roberto Alvarez Heredia, a spokesman of the coordination group of the Guerrero state, the gunmen attacked the servicemen patrolling the area in the municipality of Teloloapan late Saturday “Two cars colored as military ones, weapons and military uniform were confiscated at the site. Number of murders committed in Mexico in May was bigger than in any other month in last 20 years. 2,186 people were killed in Mexico in May.

80 arrests as riots grip St. Louis for 3rd day after ex-cop’s acquittal in fatal shooting (VIDEOS)

September 18th, 2017
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Link: https://www.rt.com/usa/403642-protests-stlouis-shooting-acquittal/

Riot police in St. Louis have made more than 80 arrests after a third consecutive day of protests that started peacefully but erupted into riots, clashes, and vandalism, significant property damage; breaking multiple windows” in downtown St. Louis It comes after an ex-cop was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black man.

4 American tourists attacked with acid in Marseille's train station ID'd as Boston College students

September 18th, 2017
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Link: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/09/17/4-american-tourists-attacked-with-acid-in-marseilles-train-station-idd-as-boston-college-students.html

Four American tourists were hospitalized after a woman attacked them with acid in Marseille’s main train station in France on Sunday Two of the women had the corrosive liquid sprayed in their face, leaving one with a possible eye injury. A 41-year-old woman, who reportedly had a history of mental health problems, was arrested in the incident.

New Documents Show Pentagon Is Shipping Billions Worth Of Weapons To Terrorists In Syria, Trying To Cover Its Tracks

September 17th, 2017
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Link: https://www.activistpost.com/2017/09/new-documents-show-pentagon-is-shipping-billions-worth-of-weapons-to-terrorists-in-syria-trying-to-cover-its-tracks.html

A new report released by two international weapons monitoring groups, the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) and Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN), confirmed on Tuesday that the Pentagon is continuing to ship massive amounts of weapons to Syria. In addition, the Department of Defense is attempting to destroy its own paper trail. Both the OCCRP and the BIRN provided conclusive evidence that the Pentagon is shipping in up to $2.2 billion worth of weapons from private weapons dealers to terrorists in Syria. They also provided evidence that the DOD is altering paperwork such as end-user certificates in order to hide its involvement.

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