September 19, 2018 | GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Day: September 19, 2018

US professor Israel

Citing BDS US Professor Declines Reference Letter for Student to Study in Israel

Baltimore (MEMO) – Despite efforts to curb anti-BDS activities in the US – which has been denounced as suppression of free speech and a violation of the First Amendment – a professor at the American University of Maryland has declined to write a letter of recommendation for a student who wished to study in Israel. Associate Professor […]

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Turkish Lira Loses Almost all Gains After Interest Rate Hike

Ankara (TM) – Five days after the Turkish Central Bank’s interest rate hike of 625 basis points, a record high during President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s terms in office, the country’s national currency has lost almost all its gains by plunging back to over 6.35 against the US dollar on Tuesday. The lira, which was at 6.41 just before […]

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