IQD CALLS Chat Friday Night 10-4-19
IQD CALLS Chat Friday Night 10-4-19
Dave just really really really hope these protests this time will finally have some teeth....
Dave so lets talk about whats happening in the real world?
Dave find it strange the news reported all thosse killed yesterday on our news,but nodda from Iraq?
Young_SC Dave hmm interesting
Young_SC I wonder why
Dave direct from Badghdad too...
Dave 38 killed ??????
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Sparky ...funny. .. now, Sadr and Sistani trying to calm down milineal (sp) protestors...if, my interpretation is correct...
Sparky ... average age of an Iraqi is what...25 ?... the fog's are dead or in underground prisons.
Sparky eman4u55 ... thinking the young protestors got a whiff of Hong Kong rebellion... social media may help our endeavor ?
Sparky ...at last, I see a useful purpose for tweeting, and twerking...
SparkyId have to ask someone above my pay scale...but, I believe Iraq is less than half surveyed for underground resources... Wednesday article about huge gas find... must add significantly to potential GDP...imo...
Sparky ...to be very clear... I'm down with a thousand fils for a coke...at 1:1, would be a buck...
Sparky ...or, 1 IQD...one deenarz... ... approximately correct...
Xyz Abadi joins Sadr and demands the resignation of the government and early elections https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=&sl=auto&tl=en&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.mawazin.net%2FDetails.aspx%3Fjimare%3D67506
Sparky xyz ... that's why Abadi left SOL... correct ?
Sparky xyz ...Abadi next pm...pick up where he left off...
Sparky xyz ...Abadi was also former Finance minister...as well as former PM...
Sparky ...the "Hong Kong " of democracy...very fragrant...and, potentially lucrative...
Sparky ...live the dream...like we have a chance to here in the good ol' USA...
Sparky ... unofficial end of rant...
Crazycrypto seems mahdi is on the run
Crazycrypto mahdi confirmed an iranian puppet
Crazycrypto the people want him gone!!
Crazycrypto we shall see what comes of this all
Sparky Crazycrypto ...Iran has had Iraq in their pocket for almost two decades... just in case they need bank...imo...
sandyf All currency is issued against collateral and in the case of Iraq that collateral is in the form of foreign investment and currency reserves. If Iraq has a billion dollars in a foreign bank, it does not matter what people would like to think, that asset will always be worth a billion dollars.
Collateral for the US dollar can be found in Table 6. https://www.federalreserve.gov/releases/h41/current/h41.htm#h41tab11
6. Collateral Held against Federal Reserve Notes: Federal Reserve Agents’ Accounts
Millions of dollars
Federal Reserve notes and collateral Wednesday
Oct 2, 2019
Federal Reserve notes outstanding 1,931,285
Less: Notes held by F.R. Banks not subject to collateralization 213,812
Federal Reserve notes to be collateralized 1,717,473
Collateral held against Federal Reserve notes 1,717,473
Gold certificate account 11,037
Special drawing rights certificate account 5,200
U.S. Treasury, agency debt, and mortgage-backed securities pledged1,2 1,701,236
Other assets pledged 0
Total U.S. Treasury, agency debt, and mortgage-backed securities1,2 3,767,788
Less: Face value of securities under reverse repurchase agreements 277,288
U.S. Treasury, agency debt, and mortgage-backed securities eligible to be pledged 3,490,499
Note: Components may not sum to totals because of rounding.
1. Includes face value of U.S. Treasury, agency debt, and mortgage-backed securities held outright, compensation to adjust for the effect of inflation on the original face value of inflation-indexed securities, and cash value of repurchase agreements.
2. Includes securities lent to dealers under the overnight securities lending facility; refer to table 1A.
xyz Death toll climbs to 100 in Iraq as protests spread
More than 2,500 people also injured since protests began on Oct. 1 https://www.aa.com.tr/en/middle-east/death-toll-climbs-to-100-in-iraq-as-protests-spread/1602753#
chattels Iran's influence seen in transfer of Iraqi war hero
READ IN: Mustafa Saadoun October 4, 2019
chattels Iraq is a complicated and tangled web.
chattels Corruption, deceit, fear and loathing.
chattels Iraqi Parliament fails to convene emergency session to discuss protests due to absence of MPs. Speaker of Parliament meets with 50 person delegation representing protesters & receives demands. Over 100 killed in protests. http://mobp.as/fa6Tp
chattels Amir Abdollahian of Iranian Government: there is a foreign hand in the unrest in Iraq, Zionists & those who protect takfiiri terrorists.
chattels Baghdad Operations Command announced on Saturday its attempt to arrest a sniper targeting demonstrators in the capital. LINK
chattels Sadr said his Sairoon bloc would boycott parliament He and Abadi called for govt to resign and new elections Speaker Halbusi invited protesters to parliament to voice their demands https://twitter.com/JoelWing2
chattels PM Abdul Mahdi continued feckless statements to protestors Said he was committed to fighting corruption and called for reform. Ayatollah Sistani's Friday sermon seemed very establishment & as bad as Abdul Mahdi's Said violence should stop and parliament and courts should carry out reforms. https://twitter.com/JoelWing2
chattels Protest in Najaf broken up by gunfire Governor & police chief said saboteurs infiltrated protests and causing violence Similar rhetoric used last yr to discredit demos in Basra and justify repression. https://twitter.com/DavidMWitty1?lang=en