Venezuela’s Inflationary Nightmare

by Tyler Durden Tue, 05/01/2018 – 15:10 Authored by Virginia Fidler via GoldTelegraph.com, Venezuela may have achieved the socialist dream. It once had gold and oil in abundance, yet now, people are starving, and toilet paper is a luxury. Venezuelans can no longer afford the most basic necessities. During the first quarter of 2018, consumer prices rose again, this time by 454 percent. Hyperinflation has made the bolivar essentially worthless. The country experienced 8,900 percent inflation in […]

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US Officials: Israel Preparing For War With Iran, Seeking US Support

US Officials: Israel Preparing For War With Iran, Seeking US Support by Tyler Durden Tue, 05/01/2018 – 13:14   Not that there was much doubt who was behind it, but two days after “enemy” warplanes attacked a Syrian military base near Hama on Sunday, killing at least 11 Iranians and dozens of others, and nobody had yet “claimed responsibility” the attack, US officials told NBC that it was indeed Israeli F-15 fighter jets that struck […]

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