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El Chapo Arrives At Supermax Prison After 'Disappearing' For Two Days

Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel, has arrived at the federal supermax prison in Florence, Colorado to serve out a sentence of life plus 30 years handed down on Wednesday. He was also ordered to pay $12.6 billion in restitution. 

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Hyperinflation Is Back: "Zimbabwe Burns While The Lights Are Out"

Submitted by Cathy Buckle, who writes in to describe the rapidly deteriorating economic situation in Zimbabwe, and the nation's second encounter with hyperinflation in under two decades; to receive her letters from Zimbabwe by email contact cbuckle.zim@gmail.com.

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Hundreds Of US Troops Begin Deployment To Saudi Arabia To Counter Iran

The deployment of hundreds of US troops to Saudi Arabia as part of a build-up to counter Iran in the region amid soaring tensions and a dangerously ratcheting "tanker war" has begun, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday night. 

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UK Holds Crisis Meeting After Tanker Seizure As Armed Aircraft Protects US Cargo Ship In Gulf

British officials are scrambling after two UK tankers were captured by Iran in one dramatic day in the gulf — or rather we should clarify that the Stena Impero is UK flagged but not owned by a UK company (the owner 'Stena Bulk' is based in Sweden), while the Mesdar is Liberian flagged but is in fact owned by a UK company.

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