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The Trump administration blacklisted 5 overseas Amazon websites as ‘notorious markets’ and Amazon says it’s political bullying

The Trump administration has added 5 of Amazon’s foreign websites to a “notorious markets” register. The US trade representative’s office says the websites – serving the UK, Germany, France, India, and Canada – contributed to the sale of counterfeit and pirated products. Amazon told Business Insider the blacklisting was a […]
The Trump administration blacklisted 5 overseas Amazon websites as ‘notorious markets’ and Amazon says it’s political bullying
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Dominican Republic officials are reportedly investigating whether counterfeit alcohol caused recent tourist deaths — here’s what that is

Unregulated alcohol, also known as counterfeit or bootleg alcohol, has caused deaths in India, Iran,Indonesia, and several other countries in recent years. Alcohol sold outside governmental regulation is untaxed and avoids quality and health regulations, which can lead to it being toxic or deadly. Alcohol can become toxic when chemicals […]
Dominican Republic officials are reportedly investigating whether counterfeit alcohol caused recent tourist deaths — here’s what that is