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Sure we'll leave if you'll ask us. But we'll confiscate your bank account

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The Iraqi parliament voted last week to expel the US military presence. The Trump administration offered to comply, but they said if asked to leave, they would freeze dollar-denominated accounts where Iraq keeps its oil profits. 
Loss of access to New York Fed account, where international oil sale revenue is kept, risks creating cash crunch in Iraq’s financial system.


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Give a man a gun, he may kill one or a few people.

Give a man a bank, he can kill millions IF they disagree with those who control the banks.

How true.

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Why isn't the USA paying reparations to Iraq for its ILLEGAL invasion of Iraq?


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Because Money Talks and Iraqis are not important...at least to Americans. I have a lot of trouble relating to what are supposed to be "My People". Mostly they ignore me and I concider them to be morons. Being ignored is good! No one wants to kill you.

Submitted on Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020 at 10:49:24 PM

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