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    Russia sends aid convoy to Ukraine despite ‘invasion pretext’ warnings from west
    Aug12

    Russia sends aid convoy to Ukraine despite ‘invasion pretext’ warnings from west

    President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is sending an aid convoy to eastern Ukraine despite urgent Western warnings against using humanitarian help as a pretext for an invasion. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Wall Street ends up for second day on hopes for Russia relief
    Aug12

    Wall Street ends up for second day on hopes for Russia relief

    US stocks ended higher today, extending the rally from Friday as investors hoped that Russia’s move to send humanitarian aid to Ukraine would ease tensions between the two countries. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Global shares rebound on hopes that Ukraine tensions will ease
    Aug11

    Global shares rebound on hopes that Ukraine tensions will ease

    US shares rose modestly today, continuing a recovery from a brief correction that ended Friday as investors focused on hopes for easing tensions between Ukraine and Russia. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Wall Street opens up as Ukraine tensions ease
    Aug11

    Wall Street opens up as Ukraine tensions ease

    US stocks opened higher, with major indexes extending Friday’s sharp rally as it appeared less likely that the tense situation between Russia and Ukraine would escalate. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    European shares rebound on investor optimism over Ukraine
    Aug11

    European shares rebound on investor optimism over Ukraine

    European shares rebounded from a two-week drop after investors concluded Russia would not send troops into Ukraine anytime soon. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Kiev closes in on rebel-held Donetsk as talks of ceasefire collapse
    Aug10

    Kiev closes in on rebel-held Donetsk as talks of ceasefire collapse

    Artillery shells slammed into the outskirts of the Ukrainian city of Donetsk as government forces tightened the noose around the rebel-held redoubt and called on pro-Russian separatists to surrender. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Ukrainian rebels  say they ready  for ceasefire
    Aug10

    Ukrainian rebels say they ready for ceasefire

    (Reuters) – Pro-Russian separatists said yesterday they were ready for a ceasefire with the Kiev government after increasing gains by Ukrainian forces against rebel forces. “We are ready for a ceasefire to prevent the proliferation of a humanitarian disaster in Donbass,” Alexander Zakharchenko, prime minister of the...

    Wall Street rebounds, erases week’s losses with Russia news
    Aug09

    Wall Street rebounds, erases week’s losses with Russia news

    The S&P and Dow both posted their best day since March today, with the market buoyed by news that Russia was ending military drills near the Ukrainian border, while investors overlooked US air strikes in Iraq. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Russia escalates economic battle with U.S., EU with food import ban
    Aug07

    Russia escalates economic battle with U.S., EU with food import ban

    MOSCOW, (Reuters) – Russia has escalated an economic battle set off by the crisis in Ukraine with a ban on all food imports from the United States and on fruit and vegetables from the European Union, dropping any pretence these might be for food safety reasons. The import ban, reported by state news agency Ria […] …read more...

    Wall Street flat in choppy trading; telecoms fall
    Aug06

    Wall Street flat in choppy trading; telecoms fall

    US stocks hovered near the unchanged mark today in choppy trading as the potential for tension to escalate between Russia and Ukraine kept risk seekers in check. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

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