When the US does this we will have to amend our currency to read this note is legal tender for all debts, public and private – unless we decide they are too expensive.
Australia’s Liberal Party government has announced that it will soon be illegal to purchase anything over $10,000 AU ($7,500 US) with cash. The government says it’s, “encouraging the transition to a digital society,” and cracking down on tax evasion.
Source: Australia Bans Cash For All Purchases Over $7,500 Starting July of 2019
A short drive south of Alice Springs, the second largest population center in Australia’s Northern Territory, there is a high-security compound, codenamed “RAINFALL.” The remote base, in the heart of the country’s barren outback, is one of the most important covert surveillance sites in the eastern hemisphere.
Source: The U.S. Spy Hub in the Heart of Australia
Islamic State’s plan to blow up a commercial jet out of Sydney last month was “one of the most sophisticated plots that has ever been attempted on Australian soil,” police said last week. For reasons that aren’t yet clear, the terrorists aborted the attack, and police are confident the bomb would not have made it through airport security.
Source: ISIS Airmail: The Bomb Shipped From Turkey to Australia