Additionally Venezuela just sold 80,000 pounds of their gold bullion supply to help quell their debt problem which has sent the country into unrest.
“And those who don’t pay are threatened at gunpoint, threatened with death, or being kidnapped,” one local resident told the BBC.
Food and medicine are almost nowhere to be found anymore as 30 million people have already begun to scramble.
Was this all part of a much bigger plan?
Venezuela sells gold reserves as economy worsens — FT.com
How Venezuela’s socialist dream collapsed into a nightmare — Vox.com
Venezuela Goes from Bad to Catastrophe — Time.com
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