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    Putin: Russia Will Do Its Utmost To Stop Bloodshed In Ukraine
    Aug14

    Putin: Russia Will Do Its Utmost To Stop Bloodshed In Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin says Russia will do its utmost to stop the bloodshed in Ukraine, where government forces are fighting pro-Russian separatists in the east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ron Paul On Ebola: ‘Governments Deceive Us’
    Aug14

    Ron Paul On Ebola: ‘Governments Deceive Us’

    Former Congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul (R-Texas) thinks the threat of the Ebola virus very well may be a government plan to “deceive” the public. “I do know that governments deceive us and sometimes they hype things. I don’t think we are going to see in the next year a horrendous breakout of Ebola in this...

    Russian Prime Minister’s Twitter is Truthful for an Hour
    Aug14

    Russian Prime Minister’s Twitter is Truthful for an Hour

    A hacker hijacked Prime MInister Dmitri Medvedev’s account to suggest handing back Crimea. It’s a shame the tweets weren’t real. …read more Source:...

    Russian aid convoy near Ukraine’s border
    Aug14

    Russian aid convoy near Ukraine’s border

    Ukraine’s government threatened to block the convoy if the cargo could not be inspected. …read more Source: USA...

    Russian Aid Convoy Near Ukraine’s Border
    Aug14

    Russian Aid Convoy Near Ukraine’s Border

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia— A large Russian aid convoy headed toward Ukraine Thursday, taking a road leading directly toward a border crossing controlled by pro-Russian rebels in the Luhansk region. Ukraine’s government threatened to block the convoy if the cargo could not be inspected, and Kiev announced it was organizing its own shipment...

    Putin: Russia Should Build Itself Up, Not Isolate Itself
    Aug14

    Putin: Russia Should Build Itself Up, Not Isolate Itself

    Russians need to mobilize for the benefit of their country but not for conflict with outside world, President Vladimir Putin said while on the last of his two-day visit to Crimea. “We must calmly, with dignity and effectively build up our country, not fence it off from the outside world,” Putin said in Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in...

    Slovak PM Robert Fico critical of Ukraine’s possible sanctions against Russia
    Aug14

    Slovak PM Robert Fico critical of Ukraine’s possible sanctions against Russia

    Slovakia’s prime minister has criticized Ukraine for preparing sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: FOX...

    Shelling reaches Donetsk city centre as Kiev ramps up Russia sanctions
    Aug14

    Shelling reaches Donetsk city centre as Kiev ramps up Russia sanctions

    Russian President visiting annexed Crimea region …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russian aid convoy near Ukraine’s border
    Aug14

    Russian aid convoy near Ukraine’s border

    Local residents Svetlana Avdyukhin displays fragments of a shell after shelling in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. A rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine came under intensifie… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Here’s A 10-Second Guide To What Traders Are Talking About Today
    Aug14

    Here’s A 10-Second Guide To What Traders Are Talking About Today

    Dave Lutz of JonesTrading has the hot topics traders are talking about today: We had a nice bounce in Equity futures a bit ago, as commentary from Putin that he will do his utmost to stop bloodshed in Ukraine + comments from the Finnish PM saying the EU is not considering further sanctions against Russia caused Germany to jump 1% from lows....