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    NY cops use minor arrests to recruit spies

    NY cops use minor arrests to recruit spies

    May 16-2014 New York City police have been recruiting Muslims arrested on minor offenses to act as informants by eavesdropping on fellow Muslims in mosques and other gathering places, The New York Times reported…

    8 US Muslim groups launch umbrella body

    May 16-2014 The leaders of eight Muslim-American organizations announced Wednesday the launch of an umbrella group to better voice the concerns of the Muslim community in the United States. “This is an announcement…

    Sultan of Brunei imposes Sharia law on tiny state

    May 16-2014 The Sultan of Brunei, one of the world’s wealthiest rulers, is this week overseeing his country’s transition to a system of Sharia law that will reinstitute the death penalty he…

    Israel declares dead 8 Iran Jews missing since 1990s

    May 16-2014 Eight Iranian Jews who went missing in the 1990s were murdered while attempting to leave Iran and reach Israel, Israel’s Prime Minister’s Office said in a statement issued on Now…

    Exasperated Russians to build rail line inside Iran

    Exasperated Russians to build rail line inside Iran

    May 16-2014 In a surprise announcement, Russia will build a rail line in Iran from Rasht on the Caspian Sea to the Azerbaijan border. The decision by Russia seems to have come…

    575 defaulted on $25B in bank loans

    May 16-2014 The government last week handed over to the Judiciary the names of 575 people who have defaulted on 820 trillion rials ($25 billion at the free market exchange rate)…

    The Oil Patch

    The Oil Patch

    May 16-2014 SLUMBERING — The daily price of an OPEC barrel (above) has again entered a period of two weeks with minimal shift while the monthly average (below) remains stagnant.…

    UK defends itself against $3.8B Bank Mellat suit

    UK defends itself against $3.8B Bank Mellat suit

    May 16-2014 Iran’s Bank Mellat is suing the British government for 2.3 billion pounds ($3.8 billion) saying the UK wrongfully imposed sanctions on it, thus causing the bank substantial losses…

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