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    Russian ruble falls to 2015 low as stocks plunge
    Aug25

    Russian ruble falls to 2015 low as stocks plunge

    MOSCOW, Russia—Russia’s battered ruble sank Monday to its lowest point this year as Asian and European stock markets nosedived on concerns over the Chinese economy. Moscow’sdollar-denominated RTS stock index had tumbled 4.94 percent by the close of trading as the euro passed the symbolic 80-ruble mark for the first time since...

    Radwanska cruises to win in Connecticut Open
    Aug25

    Radwanska cruises to win in Connecticut Open

    Agnieszka Radwanska breezed into the second round of the Connecticut Open with a 6-0, 6-2 victory over American CoCo Vandeweghe on Monday at Connecticut Tennis Center.The Krakow, Poland native needed only 65 minutes to set up a second-round meeting with France’s Aliza Cornet, who advanced with a three-set win against Yulia Putintseva of...

    Defending champ Rosol wins Winston-Salem opener
    Aug25

    Defending champ Rosol wins Winston-Salem opener

    Defending champion Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic opened with a 6-4, 7-6 (4) victory Monday over Latvia’s Ernests Gulbis in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open.The 6-foot-5 Rosol served 14 aces and took advantage of a break point in the seventh game of the first set to improve to 3-1 all-time against Gulbis, and 2-1 this year, in...

    How China’s tremors could weaken the world’s major economies
    Aug25

    How China’s tremors could weaken the world’s major economies

    China is exporting something new to the world economy: Fear.Global investors are quaking over the prospect of a devastating slump in the world’s second-biggest economy. And they’re fast losing confidence that China’s policymakers, seemingly so sure-footed in the past, know how to solve the problem.The worst-case scenario is that...

    Rahmon expresses interest in cooperation with Kiev
    Aug25

    Rahmon expresses interest in cooperation with Kiev

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    U.S. F-22 Raptors to be deployed to Europe amid NATO concerns over Russia
    Aug25

    U.S. F-22 Raptors to be deployed to Europe amid NATO concerns over Russia

    The United States soon will deploy F-22 Raptors in Europe, sending the stealth fighter jets to reassure NATO partners concerned about Russia’s actions in Ukraine, a Pentagon official said Monday. Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James did not offer specifics about where or when the single-seat jets would be deployed, citing operational...

    US to deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe – Air Force secretary
    Aug25

    US to deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe – Air Force secretary

    The United States will deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe very soon as part of a broader effort to support eastern European members of the NATO alliance unnerved by Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said on Monday. …read more Source: Channel...

    U.S. to deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe – Air Force secretary
    Aug25

    U.S. to deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe – Air Force secretary

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe very soon as part of a broader effort to support eastern European members of the NATO alliance unnerved by Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Kiev vows to boost forces against rebels in east, wary of ‘large-scale invasion’
    Aug25

    Kiev vows to boost forces against rebels in east, wary of ‘large-scale invasion’

    Ukraine’s president vowed to increase troop numbers to fend off attacks by Russia-backed separatist rebels and warned his countrymen that there is still the threat of a “large-scale invasion,” in an impassioned speech to mark Independence Day on Monday. Speaking during a military parade, President Petro Poroshenko said Ukraine must not be...

    Merkel Everything Must Be Done To Respect Ukraine Peace Deal
    Aug25

    Merkel Everything Must Be Done To Respect Ukraine Peace Deal

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says everything must be done to fully implement a cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine. She was speaking in Berlin on August 24 at a joint news conference in Berlin … …read more Source: Japan Herald...

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