FX – Around the world

First, the bigs.

China: When in doubt, kill the messenger.

China Punishes Nearly 200 Over ‘Rumors’ About Stocks, Blasts and Parade

Rampell – China blames a different bogeyman each time the economy stumbles

Our response to their hacking:

US developing sanctions against China over cyberthefts

Why the hacks mattered:

China and Russia are using hacked data to target US spies, officials say – LA Times

Russia: Currency and Staycations.

With Ruble’s Decline, Russian Tourists Gain Appreciation for the Motherland

India: Religious intolerance, and more on the Patel protests.

Indian Scholar Who Criticized Worship of Idols Is Killed

Caste Quotas in India Come Under Attack

An Angry Young Man Leads Protests Against India’s Affirmative Action

Burma: Religious/ethnic intolerance meets a lack of birthright citizenship.

Buddhist And Muslim Relations Underly Southeast Asia Refugee Crisis

Haiti: Haiti’s neighbor takes the Trump approach – expulsion.

Tensions Rise At Border As Dominican Republic Begins Deporting Haitians

Guatemala: The title says it all.

Corruption Scandal Rocks Guatemala


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