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Following are excerpts from a public address delivered by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, which aired on the Iranian News Channel IRINN TV on June 2, 2008.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: Our beloved Imam [Khomeini], you commanded that the arrogant [powers] of the world must be destroyed. You commanded that the global rule of hegemony must be removed. I'd like to say that thanks to you illuminating presence, thanks to your guidance, thanks to your ardent and divine words, thanks to the continuance of your illuminating rule, and thanks to the steadfastness of the Iranian people, today, the cruel and arrogant [powers] have reached a total dead end, and thanks to God, the countdown for the decline of America's demonic power has begun.

[...]

Crowd: Death to America [8 times].

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Ahmadinejad: The Zionist regime has lost its raison d'être. Today, the Palestinians identify with your name [Khomeini], your memory, and in your path. They are walking in your illuminated path and the Zionist regime has reached a total dead end. Thanks to God, your wish will soon be realized, and this germ of corruption will be wiped off.
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Memritv... LOL

They are worse than FAUX and I don't believe a word they say.
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Ahmadinejad to OPEC: Dump weak dollar, make "a new hard currency for petroleum contracts"
Tue, 17 Jun 2008 11:17:45

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Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Iran urges the OPEC member states again to convert their cash reserves into a basket of currencies rather than the tumbling US dollar.

Speaking at a ceremony to open the 29th ministerial meeting of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad repeated his proposal made about six months ago in a rare summit of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries's heads of states.

"The fall in the value of US dollar is one of the pressing problems of the world today," warned the Iranian president at the conference in Isfahan on Tuesday.

He further expressed concern over the adverse effect of the dollar depreciation on the international community, especially energy exporting countries through increasing the price of commodities like wheat, rice and oilseeds.

Ahmadinejad said he warned six months ago in the summit conference in Riyadh that there were many indications pointing to continued fall in the value of the greenback.

"And we see that this continues to happen and the resources and wealth of OPEC member countries have been hugely damaged.

"I again repeat my previous proposal; we should have a basket of different international hard currencies as the basis or the member countries should come up and produce a new hard currency for petroleum contracts," he stressed.

"They get our oil and give us a worthless piece of paper," Ahmadinejad said earlier after the close of the summit in the Saudi capital of Riyadh.

The comments by the Iranian president gained backing from Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez as he said at the same event, "The empire of the dollar has to end."


On the soaring oil prices, the Iranian president said, "At a time when the growth of consumption is lower than the growth of production and the market is full of oil, prices are rising and this trend is completely fake and imposed."

"As you know the decrease in the dollar's value and the increase in energy prices are two sides of the same coin which are being introduced as factors behind the recent instability," Ahmadinejad added.
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"Ahmadinejad said he warned six months ago in the summit conference in Riyadh that there were many indications pointing to continued fall in the value of the greenback.

"And we see that this continues to happen and the resources and wealth of OPEC member countries have been hugely damaged."

Not only OPEC, Ahmadinejad, but currencies of the whole world have been damaged. People in all nations are feeling the results of a manipulated dollar.
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in a way that's good news...if you can figure that out then grats:)


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Memritv... LOL

They are worse than FAUX and I don't believe a word they say.
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You dont have to believe Memritv, all you have to do is listen to Mahmoud and the people on the clip I provided. You have ears, can't you hear him say this? It is also written in western and eastern Farsi,( Persian ) Arabic,& Armenian, if you wish to read it for yourself.
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"Ahmadinejad said he warned six months ago in the summit conference in Riyadh that there were many indications pointing to continued fall in the value of the greenback.

"And we see that this continues to happen and the resources and wealth of OPEC member countries have been hugely damaged."

Not only OPEC, Ahmadinejad, but currencies of the whole world have been damaged. People in all nations are feeling the results of a manipulated dollar.
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I'm wondering what the New currency will be? Gold, silver, mirco chipped cashless world?
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other sources stating the same plan

his blog
[link to www.ahmadinejad.ir]

other Iranian sites to read or listen for yourself.

[link to www.boingboing.net]


you can see his plan already in action, as oil prices are rising, and the US dollar dropping. Other countries helping Mahmoud Ahmadinejad bring this about are...

Russia
China
Venezuela
North Korea
United Arab Emirates
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Did you see this thread?

Thread: Read carefully. Read it twice (Page 2)

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It's time for you all to realize just how magical your lives really are. The current situation in the world is quite scary and the growth of this final generation has caused it. This planet cannot, and will not be left unsupervised for much longer. The Persian leadership has been placed to stir up trouble against America, Israel, and others. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been called on, as a crucial leader, to get this all underway. He knows that as soon as Iran is attacked by these nations, all hell will break loose on the planet. He is one of the few that knows what is going on during these times.
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Did you see this thread?

Thread: Read carefully. Read it twice (Page 2)

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It's time for you all to realize just how magical your lives really are. The current situation in the world is quite scary and the growth of this final generation has caused it. This planet cannot, and will not be left unsupervised for much longer. The Persian leadership has been placed to stir up trouble against America, Israel, and others. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been called on, as a crucial leader, to get this all underway. He knows that as soon as Iran is attacked by these nations, all hell will break loose on the planet. He is one of the few that knows what is going on during these times.
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'Bout freaking time...
"And though I believe in the ineffable glory of God, and though I might have experienced the undeniable reality of the Deity, and though I may know the secrets of the ages, these do not fulfill the Love in my heart. But to Change and Be and Do and dissolve both the subject of my person and the object of my God into the fluency of Empirical Providence. The Way, the Truth, and the Life."
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Did you see this thread?

Thread: Read carefully. Read it twice (Page 2)

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It's time for you all to realize just how magical your lives really are. The current situation in the world is quite scary and the growth of this final generation has caused it. This planet cannot, and will not be left unsupervised for much longer. The Persian leadership has been placed to stir up trouble against America, Israel, and others. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been called on, as a crucial leader, to get this all underway. He knows that as soon as Iran is attacked by these nations, all hell will break loose on the planet. He is one of the few that knows what is going on during these times.
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yes I agree, & thank you for the link! I'm reading it all now!
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President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said here Monday that the Zionist Regime of Israel faces a deadend and will under God's grace be wiped off the map.

"O dear Imam (Khomeini)! You said the Zionist Regime that is a usurper and illegitimate regime and a cancerous tumor should be wiped off the map. I should say that your illuminating remark and cause is going to come true today. The Zionist Regime has
lost its existence philosophy... the Zionist regime faces a complete deadend and under God's grace your wish will soon be materialized and the corrupt element will be wiped off the map," said President Ahmadinejad.

Addressing a ceremony on the 19th departure anniversary of the late Imam Khomeini, President Ahmadinejad said the Palestinian nation has distinguished its path and is proceeding rightly in the way.

Elsewhere in his remarks, the President termed the late Imam Khomeini as "flag bearer of monotheism" in the contemporary world and said Iranians will continue to remain loyal to his aspirations.
Tehran, June 3, IRNA


President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad email addy
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Tuesday 17 June 2008 - 10:29
Ahmadinejad in Isfahan to attend OPEC session


President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in this central city Tuesday to attend the 29th conference of ministers of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development (OFID) opening from June 17-18.

Some high-ranking officials from 12 OPEC member countries are participating in the event held at Abbasi hotel.

The Iranian president is to address the inaugural session of the conference.

The conference aims to remove problems facing the energy sector and survey economic issues of the OPEC members.

The OPEC Fund for International Development is an intergovernmental development finance institution established in 1976 by OPEC member states.

The Fund's resources consist of voluntary contributions made by OPEC member countries and the accumulated reserves from its various operations.

The 123th meeting of the OPEC Fund board of directors will be held after the OFID meeting in this city.
Isfahan, June 17, IRNA

I would love to be a bug in the corner in that conference room!
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Iran is falling ..and is using propaganda as it slides to the dustbin of history...nations do not trust irans radical side...many will never do bussiness with them..because of it...iran uses bombs to try to get iraq,from the Iraqi people.Iran longs to capture Iraq....iran kept iraq from becoming stable in an atemp to size it..russia backed Iran i this process..Russia longs to head Shi'ite Iran and its siezed nations in the middleast...
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so it's "god" and not "allah"? strange isn't it?

thought iran was going to quit the dollar months ago. go to the euro.
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other sources stating the same plan

his blog
[link to www.ahmadinejad.ir]

other Iranian sites to read or listen for yourself.

[link to www.boingboing.net]


you can see his plan already in action, as oil prices are rising, and the US dollar dropping. Other countries helping Mahmoud Ahmadinejad bring this about are...

Russia
China
Venezuela
North Korea
United Arab Emirates
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Never mind that the Bushter has driven the United States into a debt hole that our great great great great great great great grandchildren will still be trying to pay off, and this huge indebtedness is making our currency more worthless by the day.

U.S. NATIONAL DEBT CLOCK

The Outstanding Public Debt as of 17 Jun 2008 at 07:44:53 PM GMT is:

$9,421,686,707,906.26

The estimated population of the United States is 304,192,986
so each citizen's share of this debt is $30,972.73.

The National Debt has continued to increase an average of
$1.57 billion per day since September 28, 2007!


[link to www.brillig.com]

Never mind that Bush has been borrowing money hand over fist since the day he was "elected" and has been pissing it away just as fast as he can spend it.

Never mind that.

Never mind that Bush has driven us all in a debt whole that we'll NEVER be able to climb out of, thanks to his stupid wars.

Just blame all our self inflicted problems on other people, and everything will be okay.
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other sources stating the same plan

his blog
[link to www.ahmadinejad.ir]

other Iranian sites to read or listen for yourself.

[link to www.boingboing.net]


you can see his plan already in action, as oil prices are rising, and the US dollar dropping. Other countries helping Mahmoud Ahmadinejad bring this about are...

Russia
China
Venezuela
North Korea
United Arab Emirates


Never mind that the Bushter has driven the United States into a debt hole that our great great great great great great great grandchildren will still be trying to pay off, and this huge indebtedness is making our currency more worthless by the day.

U.S. NATIONAL DEBT CLOCK

The Outstanding Public Debt as of 17 Jun 2008 at 07:44:53 PM GMT is:

$9,421,686,707,906.26

The estimated population of the United States is 304,192,986
so each citizen's share of this debt is $30,972.73.

The National Debt has continued to increase an average of
$1.57 billion per day since September 28, 2007!


[link to www.brillig.com]

Never mind that Bush has been borrowing money hand over fist since the day he was "elected" and has been pissing it away just as fast as he can spend it.

Never mind that.

Never mind that Bush has driven us all in a debt whole that we'll NEVER be able to climb out of, thanks to his stupid wars.

Just blame all our self inflicted problems on other people, and everything will be okay.
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Yep, and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad knows this. Wars cost lives & money !
Make the demoncrats engage wars in Afghanistan, War on Terrorism,
Philippines, Iraqi , Horn of Africa, Waziristan War,
Somalia,
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"No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time."
- Winston Churchill, 1947 A.D.

Where has democracy dominated and where has it retreated? This map gives us a visual ballet of democracy's march across history as the most popular form of government. From the first ancient republics to the rise of self-governing nations, see the history of democracy: 4,000 years in 90 seconds...!

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Then....when they are all spent out, that's when they will get hit.


The countdown for the decline of America has begun........
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How has the geography of religion evolved over the centuries, and where has it sparked wars? Our map gives us a brief history of the world's most well-known religions: Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Judaism. Selected periods of inter-religious bloodshed are also highlighted. Want to see 5,000 years of religion in 90 seconds?
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The Failed States Index 2007
By The Fund for Peace and FOREIGN POLICY magazine

Page 1 of 9
July/August 2007
The world’s weakest states aren’t just a danger to themselves. They can threaten the progress and stability of countries half a world away. In the third annual Failed States Index, FOREIGN POLICY and The Fund for Peace rank the countries where the risk of failure is running high.

Foreign policy
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Democracy VS Theocratic Republic/Islamic Republic
Christianity VS Islam

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Persia VS the western world.
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"global rule of hegemony must be removed"

hegemony:
1. leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation over others, as in a confederation.
2. leadership; predominance.
3. (esp. among smaller nations) aggression or expansionism by large nations in an effort to achieve world domination.
4. The predominant influence, as of a state, region, or group, over another or others.



Is he referring to the United States only? Or does that include the United Nation system, and the European Union system? Is he referring to religion too? Does he want to wipe out Democracy and replace it with Theocracy?





Iran's Shahrvand-e Emrouz weekly magazine on Monday reported that the Iranian government had withdrawn about 75 billion U.S. dollars from European banks amid fears the funds could be frozen under planned new sanctions over the Iranian nuclear program.

The report quoted Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Mohsen Talaieas saying that part of Iran's assets in banks in Europe has been converted to gold and securities, and the other part has been transferred to Asian banks.

Iran's Ahmadinejad says oil price artificial


TEHRAN (AFP) — The current high price of oil is artificial and the market is well supplied with crude, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Tuesday, pinning the blame on the sliding dollar.

"The rise in consumption is lower than the rise in production," Ahmadinejad told a meeting in the city of Isfahan of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OPEC's) fund for international development.

"The market is well supplied but prices are rising and this situation is artificial and imposed" by world powers.

Ahmadinejad, who is president of OPEC's number two producer, has repeatedly said that the current high price of oil is not based on fundamentals and driven largely by the weakness of the dollar.

"Certain hands, for political and economic ends, are controlling the price in an artificial manner," he said.

Ahmadinejad also said "certain powers" were keeping an artificial oil price to "fund the costs of their wars and occupations and to justify investments to exploit new sources of energy at the bottom of the oceans, at the poles and elsewhere."

Oil prices have hit record highs of close to 140 dollars a barrel.

In Asian trade on Tuesday, the main New York futures contract, light sweet crude for July delivery, dropped 15 cents to 134.46 dollars per barrel after striking an intraday record of 139.89 dollars on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Ahmadinejad's comments came a week ahead of a meeting orgainsed by OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia in the Red Sea city of Jeddah to bring together major oil producers, including those outside OPEC, and consumers to discuss oil prices.

OPEC, which pumps some 40 percent of oil supplies and has been widely blamed for the five-fold rise in prices since 2003, insists the oil market is well supplied and that current prices do not reflect market fundamentals.

Ahmadinejad reiterated that the fall in the dollar was a prime cause of the world's economic problems, saying it had affected "the world economy and in particular the economy of world energy exporters."

Again showing his disdain for the greenback, Ahmadinejad reaffirmed his proposal to create a completely new currency which OPEC countries could use in oil transactions.

"The hard currency reserves of OPEC countries have been heavily affected" by the fall in the dollar, he said.

"I repeat my suggestion made six months ago at the OPEC summit in Riyadh to create a basket of credible currencies which would be the basis for oil transactions," said Ahmadinejad.

"Or alternatively, that OPEC countries create a new currency for their transactions."
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He must be having a psychic intervention.
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Bahar Azadi Coin (New Design)Available in Tehran Only.

OUT of stock.
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buying gold, stocking up on grain storage.

Full Bahar Azadi gold coin (old design) price touched 2.12 million rials while full gold coin (new design) climbed to 2.06 million rials on Sunday.
Kashtiarai noted that the price of the precious metal went up in the domestic market after the weekend, adding that 18-carat gold was sold for 207,600 rials per gram.
[link to www.iran-daily.com]

“the empire of the dollar has to come to an end“

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Bahar Azadi Coin (New Design)Available in Tehran Only.

“the empire of the dollar has to come to an end“


and maybe the United Arab Emirates dirham Coin in gold and silver.

Thus the president suggested "A combination of the world's valid currencies should become a basis for oil transactions or OPEC member countries should determine a new currency for oil transactions." President Ahmadinejad also expressed his "complete support" for a proposal by his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez to create a bank by the OPEC members.
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Will OPEC return to hard currencies like gold and silver, and drop the US dollar?


OPEC had a problem. They were selling their oil and getting dollars in return. However, the dollar was losing value quickly. They worried that, in the future, the dollar might not be worth very much at all. They would have sold their irreplaceable natural resources for a paper promise from a country that didn’t keep its promises.

The year was 1971. On August 15 of that year, president Richard Nixon officially ended the dollar’s link to gold, which had been the policy of the U.S. government since 1789. At the time, the dollar was worth 1/35th of an ounce of gold, as it had been for the previous 38 years. When OPEC sold its oil, it was, in a sense, receiving gold in return. That was the idea, anyway.

In September of 1971, only a month after Nixon pulled the rug from under them, OPEC gathered to decide what to do about the dollar’s declining real value. In Resolution XXV.140, they decided that: "[OPEC] Member Countries shall take necessary action ... to offset any adverse effects on the per barrel real income of Member Countries resulting from the international monetary developments of 15 August 1971." Eventually, this took the form of higher prices, as it took more and more depreciating dollars to buy a barrel of oil.

Today, OPEC is faced with a similar problem. They take dollars for their oil, and these dollars often end up buying Treasury bonds. Also, their own domestic currencies are linked to the dollar, which is causing domestic inflation.

OPEC should go back to its original plan. Sell oil, and take gold in return – or a hard currency linked to gold. In practice, taking payment in metal is impractical, so a gold-linked currency -- like the dollar was -- is a more appropriate choice for today’s financial world.

Gold-linked currency? There aren’t any more of those. So why not make one? Today, there are discussions about depegging regional currencies like the United Arab Emirates’ dirham from the unreliable dollar, and perhaps repegging to a currency basket. But is a currency basket, of many fiat currencies, much better than a single fiat currency? "Some [OPEC members] said producing countries should designate a single hard currency aside from the U.S. dollar ... to form the basis of our oil trade," Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said recently.

Ah, there’s the rub. There are no hard currencies. Only varying degrees of softness. No central bank today wants its currency to rise further against the dollar. During the 1970s, all the fiat currencies in the world got dragged down with the dollar, because of the trade implications of allowing the dollar to fall too far against their currencies. The pound, deutschemark and yen were no escape. Inflation roared throughout the world.

Instead of pegging to the euro or yen, both just as unreliable as the dollar in the long run, the UAE could peg the dirham to gold – even if the government owns no gold at all. The important thing is not to stockpile bullion, but to properly adjust the supply of dirhams to meet demand, the exact same process now used by the existing currency board. The UAE would have, in effect, a currency board linked to gold.

This would not be anything new for the dirham. The dirham coin used to be worth 3.207 grams of gold, and circulated alongside another popular Islamic currency, the dinar, which was worth 4.25 grams of gold. The gold dinar coin was reintroduced in 2006 by the Malaysian state of Kelantan.

Middle East oil – traded on the Dubai Mercantile Exchange for example -- could then be priced in gold-linked dirhams. The world would finally have a hard currency again, as the dollar was before 1971. The dirham would immediately become an international currency, because everyone would need it to buy Middle East oil. The UAE would get into the currency business, which can be very lucrative. The Federal Reserve makes a profit of about $40 billion a year on its roughly $800 billion of U.S. Treasury bond holdings.

Eventually, if people wanted access to Middle East capital, they could issue bonds denominated in dirhams. No more dollar bonds. This would be very attractive, because the interest rate on dirham bonds would sink to very low levels. When the British pound was pegged to gold from 1823 to 1914, a ninety-one year stretch, the average interest rate on Consols – government bonds of infinite maturity – was 3.14%. It never rose above 4.0%. In the past century, no central bank has ever managed such a record of success. After four decades of experimentation with floating currencies, nothing has ever come close to the performance of a gold standard in action.

The world is transitioning to a new monetary order. Ideally, it will be better than what preceded. The dollar-centric monetary order arose in the 1930s and 1940s because the dollar remained a hard currency – pegged to gold – while all the currencies of Europe and Japan were devalued during the Depression and two world wars.

Perhaps it is time for the oil-exporting countries to stop playing by the rules of the oil importers, and start setting their own rules. The first rule is that they get paid for their oil in a "hard currency," which, over six thousand years, has only meant one thing: a currency linked to gold.

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zion working hard to spread more war
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Last years Ahmadinejad and his Allies, Chavez, and Correa used the opportunity provided by the OPEC summit -- only the third in the organization's history -- to call for a more political agenda.



Correa, whose country rejoined OPEC at the summit, 15 years after withdrawing from the group, said Ecuador supported a more political role for the cartel. He also called for the establishment of a green tax on big oil-consuming countries that would fund environmental programs in the developing world.

Chavez suggested the falling dollar was evidence of a weakening United States, saying that "the fall of the dollar is not the fall of the dollar -- it's the fall of the American empire."

Venezuela reportedly has set up deals with a number of Latin American and Caribbean nations, including Cuba, allowing them to barter commodities for oil, thus bypassing the dollar.



Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2003 floated the idea of pricing Russian energy exports in euros rather than dollars. Last year, he announced that Russia could use the ruble for oil and natural gas transactions. Russia is not an OPEC member, but has the world's largest natural gas reserves and the eighth largest oil reserves, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

OPEC's members account for 40 per cent of the world's oil supplies. They are Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Venezuela, Indonesia, Ecuador, Algeria, Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Nigeria, Angola and Libya.

Light, sweet crude oil was trading at around 134.01 a barrel on Tuesday.
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Interesting thread, that said I have
a lil Important info for ya's.

The U S of A is NOT now nor has it ever
been a Democracy.

The U S of A IS and always was a
~ Constitutional Republic ~





(a very BIG difference)


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Interesting thread, that said I have
a lil Important info for ya's.

The U S of A is NOT now nor has it ever
been a Democracy.

The U S of A IS and always was a
~ Constitutional Republic ~





(a very BIG difference)


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people been saying that for 150 years......somthing always turn up to change the applecart
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yes, it finally actually has. geeze fork this circus!! 5a
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Iran is falling ..and is using propaganda as it slides to the dustbin of history...nations do not trust irans radical side...many will never do bussiness with them..because of it...iran uses bombs to try to get iraq,from the Iraqi people.Iran longs to capture Iraq....iran kept iraq from becoming stable in an atemp to size it..russia backed Iran i this process..Russia longs to head Shi'ite Iran and its siezed nations in the middleast...
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quote from the many times noted shill.
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Washington would be delighted if the Iran-India pipeline never got built. Remember what happened to China when they wanted to build Iran-China pipeline! Quakesville!

U.S. Concerns Over India-Iran Gas Pipeline
A proposed 2,600-kilometer gas pipeline would carry natural gas from fields in Iran to India to satisfy the country’s increasing demand for energy. The proposed 7.5-billion dollar pipeline would run through Pakistan. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf cleared obstacles to the planned pipeline after the Iranian President’s recent visit to New Delhi and Islamabad. Washington continues to oppose the pipeline because it believes the pipeline will bolster Iran.
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