Bruce

Let’s start with Iraq.

Starting Tuesday they had open borders with Saudi Arabia.

For that to occur guess what has to happen.

You have to have an international recognized rate on your currency.

They do and they did.

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DAZ

IT’S EASY TO BELIEVE IN JUST THE FACTS.

I SUSPECT MUCH OF THE STUFF WE HAVE HEARD FROM ALL OVER THE NET OVER THE YEARS CONTAINS AN ELEMENT OF TRUTH…SOME MORE THAN OTHERS, OF COURSE.

I DETERMINED LONG AGO THAT … Read More

TNT

Beethovan: It would have been great if Okie’s info came to fruition last night. …perhaps this weekend….

Jmantranquill:  I see it as elements of a process that are taking place Beethoven…which have already started….as you already know

OldCrow:  It was … Read More

KTFA

Don961: Unanimous, International … keywords

The unanimous vote on the return of Iraq to the Arab and international membership of the Scout in Azerbaijan

BAGHDAD, Aug 17 (KUNA) – Education Minister Mohammad Iqbal al-Sidli announced on Thursday the unanimous vote … Read More

Middle East Online

IS fighters almost encircled in Syrian desert

Syrian regime troops have seized more territory from the Islamic State jihadist group in a central desert region, almost entirely surrounding its fighters there, a monitor said Friday.

Backed by Russian warplanes and … Read More

Viet Nam News

Steelmaker to invest in $97m factory

Nam Kim Steel Joint Stock Company has approved a report on the pre-feasibility study, conducted for setting up a steel sheet factory in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu.

As per the plan, … Read More

Iraq-Business News

LG opens Biggest Overseas Brand Shop in Iraq

South Korean electronics maker LG Electronics has reportedly opened its largest overseas brand shop in Iraq.

The two-floor shop covers 870 square meters in the main commercial district of Erbil.

Around 200 … Read More

The Baghdad Post

Convergence of viewpoints between Baghdad, Erbil ‘important’ – Party

The convergence of viewpoints between Kurdistan political forces and the central government is important, Aras Habib, secretary-general of Iraqi National Congress, revealed on Friday.

During a meeting with Kurdistan political delegation … Read More

Iraqi News

Underground tunnel collapses on 12 Islamic State members in Tal Afar

Twelve Islamic State militants died Thursday when an underground tunnel they were using collapsed in the town of Tal Afar, west of Nineveh, a paramilitary leader said.

Speaking to … Read More

Frank26 & Delta

VERY INTERESTING TODAY VIETNAM DONG DID OPEN TODAY [WEDNESDAY] AT  $0.0044  AND THAT’S ABOUT $4400 FOR A MILLION DONG.

They need more flexibility for the exchange rate.

22,000 to the dollar does not make any sense.

They are under exceptional … Read More

Aggiedad77

Article: “ABADI TO OUST CORRUPTION PARTIES AFTER LIBERATING IRAQ FROM ISIS

Abadi is on a roll…his long push for elimination of corruption within Iraq was a bit sidetracked by ISIS but is steamrolling now…

Get ready for some … Read More

IQDCalls

Chat Room – News Excerpts & Highlights

BobS: BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court has ruled on Thursday to cancel a decision by Kirkuk Provincial Council that voted to raise the Kurdish flag used by Iraqi Kurdistan Region alongside the Iraqi one. … Read More