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    Ukraine Crisis Takes Toll on Germany’s Economy, Powerhouse of the Eurozone
    Aug12

    Ukraine Crisis Takes Toll on Germany’s Economy, Powerhouse of the Eurozone

    Analysts see several indications that the bloc’s largest economy is beginning to struggle, including a steep drop in economic sentiment. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine: Russian convoy not welcome
    Aug12

    Ukraine: Russian convoy not welcome

    A Russian humanitarian convoy reportedly approaching the border with Ukraine will not be permitted to enter the country, a Ukrainian official warns. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Russian aid can enter — only if Red Cross inspects shipment
    Aug12

    Ukraine: Russian aid can enter — only if Red Cross inspects shipment

    Aid is sorely needed, but Ukraine fears Russia could use move as a cover for sending troops into the separatist-held territory …read more Source:...

    Russian Inflight Announcements Latest Front In War Of Words With Ukraine
    Aug12

    Russian Inflight Announcements Latest Front In War Of Words With Ukraine

    In a bizarre development in the conflict over Ukraine, some Russian pilots appear to be making anti-Ukrainian comments to airline passengers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    World Oil Prices Hitting New Lows
    Aug12

    World Oil Prices Hitting New Lows

    Crude oil prices have dropped to a nine-month low in Europe, with an industry research group reporting that the global supply of oil is more than adequate at the moment. The price for Brent oil fell Tuesday on the London market to $103.61 a barrel, its lowest point since last November. The price for West Texas Intermediate crude sold in the...

    Italy’s Economic Issues Weigh on Eurozone
    Aug12

    Italy’s Economic Issues Weigh on Eurozone

    FRANKFURT, Germany—Italy is standing out as the European economy’s problem child. Again. Other countries that used to be the bearers of bad news — Spain, Greece, Ireland, Portugal — are slowly healing from the debt crisis that ravaged the currency union for much of the past five years. Italy, by contrast, slid back into...

    Listicle: Russian Humanitarian Aid? Past Recipients Say There’s No Such Thing
    Aug12

    Listicle: Russian Humanitarian Aid? Past Recipients Say There’s No Such Thing

    Moscow says the nearly 300 Russian trucks headed for the Ukrainian border are filled with humanitarian aid. Many others are skeptical, particularly countries in the former Soviet bloc with their own bitter memories of Russian “assistance” in the form of military invasions. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Officials on Russian Convoy Carrying Aid
    Aug12

    Officials on Russian Convoy Carrying Aid

    Russia’s foreign minister, Ukraine’s deputy foreign minister and the European Union commissioner for international cooperation discussed the Russian convoy carrying aid to Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine: Russian aid can enter with Red Cross OK
    Aug12

    Ukraine: Russian aid can enter with Red Cross OK

    MOSCOW — A convoy of more than 260 Russian trucks reportedly packed with aid rumbled toward the border with Ukraine on Tuesday, but Kiev said the goods would only be allowed in if they were inspected by the international Red Cross.The tug-of-war over humanitarian aid to Ukraine’s rebel-held eastern regions reflected deeper issues than...

    Ukraine says Russian humanitarian convoy won’t be allowed across border
    Aug12

    Ukraine says Russian humanitarian convoy won’t be allowed across border

    A convoy of more than 260 Russian trucks reportedly packed with aid rumbled toward the border with Ukraine on Tuesday, but Kyiv said the goods would only be allowed in if they were inspected by the international Red Cross. …read more Source: CTV...