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    Report on Ukraine plane disaster delayed
    Aug06

    Report on Ukraine plane disaster delayed

    The Dutch Safety Board says its preliminary report into the cause of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster will likely not be released until sometime in September. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine closes in on rebels, Russia entrenches
    Aug06

    Ukraine closes in on rebels, Russia entrenches

    Violence mounts as gov’t forces, separatists clash near rebel-held Donetsk, NATO says 20K Russian troops amassed on border …read more Source:...

    Putin orders limits on agricultural imports from countries imposing sanctions on Russia
    Aug06

    Putin orders limits on agricultural imports from countries imposing sanctions on Russia

    President Vladimir Putin has ordered government agencies to restrict imports of food and agricultural products from the countries that have imposed sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: FOX...

    Canada imposes new sanctions over Russia’s role in Ukraine crisis
    Aug06

    Canada imposes new sanctions over Russia’s role in Ukraine crisis

    Measures, aimed at some 19 people and 22 groups and banks, follow previous sanctions and travel bans by Canada …read more Source: The Globe and...

    With eyes on Ukraine, Europe sneaks in back door
    Aug06

    With eyes on Ukraine, Europe sneaks in back door

    Message to markets: It’s not just Ukraine. …read more Source: CNBC

    Dutch Safety Board says preliminary report on Ukraine plane disaster delayed for weeks
    Aug06

    Dutch Safety Board says preliminary report on Ukraine plane disaster delayed for weeks

    The Dutch Safety Board says its preliminary report into the cause of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster will likely not be released until sometime in September. …read more Source: FOX...

    Draghi to stress readiness to act, but ECB unlikely to add new stimulus measures Thursday
    Aug06

    Draghi to stress readiness to act, but ECB unlikely to add new stimulus measures Thursday

    The crisis in Ukraine and a hesitant recovery in Europe are casting shadows over the European Central Bank’s meeting Thursday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Italy Falls Back Into Recession, Raising Concern for Eurozone Economy
    Aug06

    Italy Falls Back Into Recession, Raising Concern for Eurozone Economy

    Economists were surprised that the country’s G.D.P. had shrunk for two quarters, prompting further questions about the effects of violence in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Hits Rebel City, Russia Masses Troops on Border
    Aug06

    Ukraine Hits Rebel City, Russia Masses Troops on Border

    DONETSK, Ukraine—Air strikes and artillery fire between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian troops in the eastern city of Donetsk have brought the violence closer than ever to the city center, as Kiev’s forces move in on the rebel stronghold. With Ukrainian troops encircling Donetsk, Western leaders have accused Russia of building...

    Ukraine Military: 18 Soldiers Killed in Fighting Near Donetsk
    Aug06

    Ukraine Military: 18 Soldiers Killed in Fighting Near Donetsk

    Eighteen Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 54 injured in fresh fighting overnight against separatist rebels in Eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said on Wednesday. Spokesman, Andriy Lysenko, said government forces had clashed with separatists 25 times in parts of eastern Ukraine near the Russian border in the 24 hours up to Wednesday...