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    UN: Humanitarian situation in Ukraine worsening
    Aug06

    UN: Humanitarian situation in Ukraine worsening

    UNITED NATIONS — A senior U.N. official warned the Security Council at an emergency meeting Tuesday that the humanitarian situation in eastern Ukraine is steadily worsening as power and water supplies are scarce, homes are destroyed and health workers flee. JohnGing, director of U.N. humanitarian operations, said that violence, especially...

    US stocks tumble on Ukraine tensions
    Aug06

    US stocks tumble on Ukraine tensions

    NEW YORK: US stocks ended down on Tuesday, nose-diving in the afternoon as concerns mounted over escalating tensions in Ukraine. …read more Source: New Straits...

    U.S. military team in Ukraine to advise on MH17 crash probe
    Aug06

    U.S. military team in Ukraine to advise on MH17 crash probe

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    Tensions rise in Ukraine over military offensive
    Aug06

    Tensions rise in Ukraine over military offensive

    Ukrainian troops cross into Russia to avoid fighting, talks underway Ukrainian forces advance in east as Russia, West squabble …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    US stocks fall on correction fears, Ukraine
    Aug06

    US stocks fall on correction fears, Ukraine

    NEW YORK–US stocks fell sharply Tuesday in a sell-off analysts attributed to anxiety about a Wall Street correction and worries that the conflict in Ukraine could worsen. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 139.81 points (0.84 percent) to 16,429.47. The broad-based S&P 500 fell 18.78 (0.97 percent) to 1,920.21, while the tech-rich...

    How the Dow Jones average fared Tuesday
    Aug06

    How the Dow Jones average fared Tuesday

    Renewed concerns that tensions could flare up between Russian and Ukraine pushed U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday. Several traders pointed to news reports of a buildup in Russian troops on the Ukraine border and comments from a Polish politician that reportedly said Russia was poised to invade or pressure Ukraine’s eastern border as...

    US stocks sink on renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions
    Aug06

    US stocks sink on renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions

    Renewed concerns that tensions could flare up between Russian and Ukraine pushed U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday.The market had been moderately lower all day, weighed down by a disappointing earnings forecast from retail giant Target and a report on China that showed the world’s second-largest economy was slowing down.The selling...

    UNHCR: at least 285,000 flee Ukraine crisis
    Aug06

    UNHCR: at least 285,000 flee Ukraine crisis

    At least 285,000 people have fled their homes because of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the United Nations said Tuesday, warning that intensified battles could lead to a “massive exodus”. Local Ukrainian authorities have … …read more Source: ANTARA...

    Polish minister says Russia wants to pressure Ukraine or invade
    Aug05

    Polish minister says Russia wants to pressure Ukraine or invade

    August 06, 2014 3:17 AMWARSAW (REUTERS) – Polish foreign minister Radoslaw Sikorski said on Tuesday Russia has gathered military forces at the border with Ukraine to either put pressure on the neighbouring country or to enter it. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Driving Down East Ukraine’s Dangerous ‘Humanitarian Corridor’
    Aug05

    Driving Down East Ukraine’s Dangerous ‘Humanitarian Corridor’

    For a few hours at least, the road leading west from the besieged rebel stronghold of Donetsk was meant to provide a sliver of security for desperate residents trying to flee the ever-encroaching figh… …read more Source:...

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