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    Government To Take Over Malaysia Airlines In ‘Complete Overhaul’
    Aug08

    Government To Take Over Malaysia Airlines In ‘Complete Overhaul’

    Malaysia’s government will carry out a “complete overhaul” of its troubled national airline in an attempt to revive the loss-making company after it was hit by two devastating jetliner disasters this year. The move on Friday to de-list Malaysia Airline System and take it private had been expected since ticket sales slumped in...

    Op-Ed Contributor: Talk to Russia About Ukraine
    Aug08

    Op-Ed Contributor: Talk to Russia About Ukraine

    Six months into the crisis, Western leaders don’t know how far the Russian leader will go in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Japan’s Stock Market Just Had It’s Worst Day In Five Months (NKY, DIA, SPY, SPX)
    Aug08

    Japan’s Stock Market Just Had It’s Worst Day In Five Months (NKY, DIA, SPY, SPX)

    Japan’s Nikkei fell 2.98% on Friday, leading the global market sell-off. This was the biggest single-day loss in in five months. While the Asian markets were open, the Bank of Japan reiterated its easy monetary policy framework, as expected. However, it cut its outlook for exports and industrial output. But we can’t ignore the likely...

    Borodai: ‘I Came To Donetsk As Crisis Manager’
    Aug08

    Borodai: ‘I Came To Donetsk As Crisis Manager’

    As he announced his resignation from the post of the self-styled prime minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, Aleksandr Borodai reminded journalists on August 7 he was a “native Muscovite” who had come to eastern Ukraine from Russia as a “crisis manager.” (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio...

    2 killed by shelling in rebel-held Ukraine city
    Aug08

    2 killed by shelling in rebel-held Ukraine city

    Local officials in eastern Ukraine say two people were killed in late-night shelling in the besieged city of Donetsk. …read more Source: Miami...

    Donetsk council says 2 killed by shelling in rebel-held east Ukraine city
    Aug08

    Donetsk council says 2 killed by shelling in rebel-held east Ukraine city

    Local officials in eastern Ukraine say two people were killed in late-night shelling in the besieged city of Donetsk. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ceasefire at MH17 crash site still in force, Ukraine says
    Aug08

    Ceasefire at MH17 crash site still in force, Ukraine says

    ‘The order of the President of Ukraine for a ceasefire in the area of the ​​search operation is continuing,’ the government said in a statement …read more Source: The Globe and...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Aug08

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Good morning! Here’s what people will be chatting about on Friday. 1. President Barack Obama ordered limited airstrikes into Iraq Thursday night. The aim is “to protect our American personnel and a humanitarian effort to help save thousands of Iraqi civilians who are trapped on a mountain without food and water and facing almost...

    2 killed by shelling in rebel-held Ukraine city
    Aug08

    2 killed by shelling in rebel-held Ukraine city

    The city council said it was working to keep transport services running and to repair gas networks in apartment buildings. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Asian stocks mostly down on Ukraine, Iraq jitters
    Aug08

    Asian stocks mostly down on Ukraine, Iraq jitters

    Asian stocks sank Friday as jitters over the crises in Iraq and Ukraine escalated but Chinese stocks rose after trade figures showed surprisingly strong growth in exports. …read more Source: Miami...