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Lebanon’s Currency Plunges, and Protesters Surge Into Streets

Lebanon’s Currency Plunges, and Protesters Surge Into Streets

Lebanon’s Currency Plunges, and Protesters Surge Into Streets Lebanon’s Currency Plunges, and Protesters Surge Into Streets BEIRUT, Lebanon — A new wave of anti-government protests erupted across Lebanon on Thursday with people blocking roads, burning tires and chanting against the political elite amid a deepening economic crisis. The protests, in a number of cities and in multiple parts of the …

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With Inflation Ravaging Currency, Iran Is Changing Names and Numbers

With Inflation Ravaging Currency, Iran Is Changing Names and Numbers

With Inflation Ravaging Currency, Iran Is Changing Names and Numbers With Inflation Ravaging Currency, Iran Is Changing Names and Numbers For many years, Iran’s government debated changing the national currency, the rial, by basically slashing four zeros off its face value — an acknowledgment of how American sanctions and economic mismanagement have contributed to inflation in the country. On Monday, …

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