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(25.) Youssef Sadaki, "The Siege Economy of Eastern Ghouta," Atlantic Council, 23 March 2016,
But the top 10 percent are making a fortune from the corrupt deals and import-export practices that always do well in a siege economy.
"If we were to slip into confrontation with large bodies of trade unionists - especially if the disputes were officially supported - we could throw away the basis of that support and find ourselves in a siege economy."
Labour MPs demanded the cuts fall on the military while left-wing minister Tony Benn wanted to snub the deal and set up a "siege economy".
Yesterday Malaysia's Prime Minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, was hosting a conference to celebrate the great Asian recovery and justifying the siege economy he decreed in Malaysia.