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    Fighting Rages Around Airport in Eastern Ukraine
    Oct03

    Fighting Rages Around Airport in Eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine— Pro-Russian rebels are pressing to seize a key airport in eastern Ukraine despite fierce resistance by government forces. An AP reporter on Friday saw three rebel tanks firing at the main terminal of Donetsk airport, where government forces have holed up. Sniper shots rang around the area. Ukraine’s National Security and...

    Fighting Rages Around Donetsk Airport In East Ukraine
    Oct03

    Fighting Rages Around Donetsk Airport In East Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels pressed Friday to seize a key airport in eastern Ukraine despite fierce resistance by government forces. An AP reporter on Friday saw three rebel tanks firing their cannons at the main terminal of Donetsk airport, where government forces have holed up. Sniper shots rang around the area. Rebels have made...

    Fighting rages around airport in eastern Ukraine
    Oct03

    Fighting rages around airport in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels are pressing to seize a key airport in eastern Ukraine despite fierce resistance by government forces. An AP reporter on Friday saw three rebel tanks firing at the main terminal of Donetsk airport, where government forces have holed up. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine press their attack on key airport
    Oct03

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine press their attack on key airport

    Pro-Russian rebels are pressing to seize a key airport in eastern Ukraine despite fierce resistance by government forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    Here’s A 10-Second Guide To What Traders Are Talking About Today
    Oct03

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

    Dave Lutz of JonesTrading has the top topics about which traders are talking about today: Good Morning, and Happy Friday! Equity Futures continue to rally led by a 50bp pop in Smallcaps, the spark starting after the European Credit close yesterday and continuing this AM – Hong Kong’s markets reopened after China’s National Day...

    U.N. warning over Ukraine ceasefire
    Oct03

    U.N. warning over Ukraine ceasefire

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Ukrainian government forces and rebel fighters to respect a fragile ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars Complain Of Campaign Of Harassment, Intimidation
    Oct03

    Crimean Tatars Complain Of Campaign Of Harassment, Intimidation

    Two young Crimean Tatar men were hustled off in a van late one evening last week. Activists say the abductions are just part of a wave of repression against Crimean Tatars for opposing Russia’s annexation of the region in March. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Says Yanukovych Obtained Russian Citizenship
    Oct03

    Kyiv Says Yanukovych Obtained Russian Citizenship

    A Ukrainian official says ex-President Viktor Yanukovych and other former top officials have obtained Russian citizenship. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Latvia Holds Election With Ukraine on Its Mind
    Oct03

    Latvia Holds Election With Ukraine on Its Mind

    (RIGA, LATVIA) — The Ukraine crisis looms large over Latvia’s parliamentary election on Saturday as the Baltic country worries over how best to deal with resurgent neighbor Russia. Here’s a look at some of the key issues for the nation of 2 million: EMBRACE MOSCOW OR STEER CLEAR? Alarmed by Moscow’s intervention in Ukraine,...

    Cameron Makes Unannounced Afghan Visit
    Oct03

    Cameron Makes Unannounced Afghan Visit

    British prime minister David Cameron arrived in Kabul for a surprise visit to the new Afghan national unity government on October 3. At a news conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, he said the new government must bring the country together. Ghani was sworn in four days previously after months of political wrangling following disputed...