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Steve Lendman – Iran Nuclear Deal: Getting Close, Hold The Cheers – 29 March 2015

StevelendmanReports on progress are mixed. Reuters said “Iran and major powers are close to agreement on a 2- or 3-page accord with specific numbers that would form the basis of a long-term settlement aimed at ending a 12-year standoff over Tehran’s nuclear ambitions, officials said on Friday.”

The New York Times quoted an unnamed State Department official saying:

“Yesterday’s and today’s talks have been tough and very serious.”

“We’re at that point in the negotiations where we really need to see decisions being made.”

“We will test whether that is truly possible over the next several days.” Continue reading

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Steve Lendman – Greek Election: Mixed Messages, Hold The Cheers – 27 January 2015

StevelendmanGreece perhaps represents the epicenter of global pillage. Troika (EU, ECB, IMF) diktats wrecked its economy.
Paying bankers first matters most. They make serial killers look good by comparison.
Creating economic crises. Chaos. Taking full advantage to facilitate grand theft, financial terrorism and debt entrapment.
Mass impoverishment, high unemployment, neo-serfdom and human misery follow. Troika policies made Greece zombie-like.

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