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‘The American meat shortage is pushing prices to unprecedented heights…”

“Fresh meat prices escalated 8.1% in stores, compared to the same period last year, according to Nielsen data for the week ending April 25. Experts expect prices to skyrocket in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the U.S. … Continue reading

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“Beef Prices Soar To Record High As Meatpacking Plants Shutter”

“Soaring food inflation came one day after President Trump said he would be issuing an executive order  to address meat shortages. “Because of the virus, meat slaughtering is 40% below where it needs to be to handle all of the animals … Continue reading

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“The death of US oil”

“The US oil industry is facing an unprecedented collapse, and as the global economy faces its worst recession since the 1930s, the industry isn’t likely to recover to pre-crash levels ever again. It’s game-over for most of the US oil … Continue reading

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“Huge increase in food demand due to coronavirus sends wholesale egg prices skyrocketing 180%”

“If you’re used to starting your day with coffee, orange juice, bacon, toast and some eggs, brace yourself – the price of wholesale eggs in the U.S. has skyrocketed to a shocking 180 percent from its regular price. And reports reveal … Continue reading

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“In a Big Shift, Russians Take to the Streets Over Everyday Complaints”

“Russians are protesting over everything from garbage disposal to hospital closures, voicing grievances about deteriorating public services as President Vladimir Putin tries to manage an economy beset by falling oil prices and international sanctions…” https://www.wsj.com/articles/in-a-big-shift-russians-take-to-the-streets-over-everyday-complaints-11577203354

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“Iran says it arrested 8 people linked to CIA during unrest – state media”

“At least eight individuals with ties to the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) were arrested in Iran during protests over a fuel price hike, the country’s official state news agency IRNA reported. Those detained “had received CIA-funded training in various countries under … Continue reading

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“‘Foreign-trained’ dual nationals among those arrested for stirring up violent fuel price riots – Iranian semi-official news agency”

“Dual Iranian nationals were among those who helped fuel protests against rising gasoline prices that quickly snowballed into violent riots raging through the Islamic Republic, Fars news agency reported. Iranians also holding German, Turkish and Afghan passports were among those … Continue reading

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