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    NATO commander confirms new Russia convoy entered Ukraine
    Nov12

    NATO commander confirms new Russia convoy entered Ukraine

    JC FinleyBRUSSELS, Nov. 12 (UPI) — NATO has confirmed that columns of Russian combat troops and equipment illegally entered Ukraine this week. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russian bomber patrols to reach Gulf of Mexico
    Nov12

    Russian bomber patrols to reach Gulf of Mexico

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s long-range bombers will range from the Arctic Ocean to the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico on regular patrol missions, the military said Wednesday, a show of muscle reflecting tensions with the West over Ukraine. Russian nuclear-capable strategic bombers were making regular patrols across the Atlantic and the Pacific...

    Russia’s military plans regular patrols from Arctic to Gulf of Mexico
    Nov12

    Russia’s military plans regular patrols from Arctic to Gulf of Mexico

    MOSCOW – Russia’s defence minister says the military will conduct regular long-range bomber patrols, ranging from the Arctic Ocean to the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico. Sergei Shoigu’s statement comes as NATO has reported a spike in Russian military flights over the Black, Baltic and North seas as well as the Atlantic Ocean. It...

    NATO: Russian Weapons, Troops Entering Ukraine
    Nov12

    NATO: Russian Weapons, Troops Entering Ukraine

    NATO says it has observed columns of Russian military equipment entering conflict-wracked eastern Ukraine in the past two days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian bomber patrols to reach Gulf of Mexico
    Nov12

    Russian bomber patrols to reach Gulf of Mexico

    MOSCOW — Russia’s defense minister says the military will conduct regular long-range bomber patrols, ranging from the Arctic Ocean to the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico.Sergei Shoigu’s statement comes as NATO has reported a spike in Russian military flights over the Black, Baltic and North seas as well as the Atlantic Ocean. It...

    What Are Traders Chatting About Right Now? Markets Are Under Pressure…
    Nov12

    What Are Traders Chatting About Right Now? Markets Are Under Pressure…

    JonesTrading’s Dave Lutz has a round up of what traders are chatting about right now. Good Morning! US Futures are under pressure, led by a 60bp drop in the Russell – but we are outperforming markets in Europe, where the DAX and EuroStoxx are off 1.4% in fair volume. Weakness being driven by several factors: Banks weak as Regulators hit...

    Ukraine Defense Minister Warns of Possible New Rebel Offensive
    Nov12

    Ukraine Defense Minister Warns of Possible New Rebel Offensive

    Ukraine’s defense minister Stepan Poltorak says Kyiv’s forces are redeploying in preparation for a possible new offensive by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Poltorak told a government meeting Wednesday that the rebels have received reinforcements, and said his main task is “to prepare for military action.” There has been...

    Ukraine’s army redeploying for possible rebel strike, defense chief says
    Nov12

    Ukraine’s army redeploying for possible rebel strike, defense chief says

    Military spokesman said on Tuesday the rebels were beefing up their forces, including around the port city of Mariupol in the southeast …read more Source: The Globe and...

    German Gov’t Advisers See 1 Pct Growth Next Year
    Nov12

    German Gov’t Advisers See 1 Pct Growth Next Year

    BERLIN— The German government’s independent panel of economic advisers is forecasting growth of just 1 percent next year, undercutting officials’ predictions, and criticizing some government policies. In a report Wednesday, the panel also cut its 2014 growth forecast to 1.2 percent from its 1.9 percent prediction in March. The...

    Full Transcript: Interview With New EU Enlargement Chief Hahn
    Nov12

    Full Transcript: Interview With New EU Enlargement Chief Hahn

    In an exclusive interview with RFE/RL, the EU’s new neighborhood and enlargement negotiation commissioner, Johannes Hahn, speaks about his view on the latest developments in Ukraine, the future of the Eastern Partnership and his approach to Belarus and Azerbaijan. In his first extended appearance for international media he also set out his...