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    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to meet Merkel, Putin
    Aug22

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to meet Merkel, Putin

    The Ukrainian President said he would call on Russian President Vladimir Putin to rein in pro-Russian separatists when the two men meet next week. …read more Source:...

    Russian Aid Convoy Moves Into Ukrainian Territory, Citing ‘Intolerable’ Delays
    Aug22

    Russian Aid Convoy Moves Into Ukrainian Territory, Citing ‘Intolerable’ Delays

    A Russian aid convoy destined for rebel-held eastern Ukraine has crossed the border and entered the country, seemingly without the permission of authorities in Kiev. The Associated Press quoted a statement from the Russian foreign ministry as saying, “The Russian side has decided to act. Our column with humanitarian aid is starting to move...

    Remains of Flight 17 victims return to mourning Malaysia
    Aug22

    Remains of Flight 17 victims return to mourning Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the political fallout of the twin tragedies. The bodies and ashes of 20 victims from the Malaysia Airlines...

    Malaysia Mourns as Bodies of MH17 Victims Finally Come Home
    Aug22

    Malaysia Mourns as Bodies of MH17 Victims Finally Come Home

    People across Malaysia held a minute’s silence and wore black on Friday as the Southeast Asian country observed a day of mourning to mark the return of the first 20 bodies among its citizens killed when a jetliner was downed last month. Malaysian Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 crashed after apparently being struck by a missile over war-torn...

    Russian Aid Convoy Drives Into Ukraine Seemingly Without Kiev’s Approval
    Aug22

    Russian Aid Convoy Drives Into Ukraine Seemingly Without Kiev’s Approval

    URALO-KAVKAZ, Ukraine (AP) — Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without Kiev’s approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government’s stalling tactics. Ukraine called the move a “direct invasion.” The white-tarped semis carrying food, water, generators and...

    Russia Orders Convoy Across Border Without Permission From Kiev
    Aug22

    Russia Orders Convoy Across Border Without Permission From Kiev

    Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev’s permission, raising the danger of direct confrontation with the Ukrainian military which is fighting pro-Russian rebels. A Reuters witness said about 70 white-painted trucks, part of a column of about 260 that had been waiting at...

    Russia sends aid trucks into Ukraine without Kyiv’s approval
    Aug22

    Russia sends aid trucks into Ukraine without Kyiv’s approval

    Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without Kyiv’s approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government’s stalling tactics. Ukraine called the move a “direct invasion.” …read more Source: CTV...

    MH17: Malaysian victims’ remains come home on national day of mourning
    Aug22

    MH17: Malaysian victims’ remains come home on national day of mourning

    All 298 people onboard the Malaysia Airlines flight died when the jet was shot down over an area of Ukraine controlled by pro-Russia separatists on a flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur …read more Source: The Globe and...

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GME, HD, GM, GPS)
    Aug22

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GME, HD, GM, GPS)

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know: Russia Moves Into Ukraine; Ukraine Says It Is Being Invaded. “Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev’s permission, raising the danger of direct confrontation with the Ukrainian military, which is fighting...

    Russia Convoy Enters Ukraine
    Aug22

    Russia Convoy Enters Ukraine

    Ukraine said 34 Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid crossed into Ukrainian rebel-held territory without being accompanied by the Red Cross in violation of an agreement between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The Wall Street...