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    Germany Decides Against Stimulus Spending to Boost Economy
    Oct13

    Germany Decides Against Stimulus Spending to Boost Economy

    BERLIN—Germany’s government says it’s committed to keeping its spending in check, despite signs of an economic slowdown and widespread calls abroad for Berlin to pump money into the economy. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Saturday urged European countries with “external surpluses and fiscal flexibility” to do more to address...

    Ukraine Sees Fewer Russian Troops in Conflict Zone
    Oct13

    Ukraine Sees Fewer Russian Troops in Conflict Zone

    KIEV, Ukraine— Ukrainian military officials say they have observed a reduction in the presence of Russian troops in areas at the heart of fighting between government troops and separatist rebels. Security spokesman Andriy Lysenko said Monday that Russian personnel stationed in field camps in Ukraine have been observed returning to their home...

    China’s Dangerous Game
    Oct13

    China’s Dangerous Game

    In the tranquil harbors that dot the coastline of Palawan, a sword-shaped island in the western Philippines, the ferry boats are crowded with commuters traveling back and forth between sleepy townships, and with vendors bearing fresh produce. On Sundays, they fill with people dressed up for church. From nearby berths, fishermen set out to sea for...

    Ukraine sees fewer Russian troops in conflict zone
    Oct13

    Ukraine sees fewer Russian troops in conflict zone

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian military officials say they have observed a reduction in the presence of Russian troops in areas at the heart of fighting between government troops and separatis… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine hands popular general tricky defence job
    Oct13

    Ukraine hands popular general tricky defence job

    Kiev (AFP) – President Petro Poroshenko on Monday turned to the popular head of Ukraine’s frontline forces in his search for a defence minister ahead of a crunch general election and high-stakes talks with Russia.The pro-Western leader asked National Guard irregular forces commander Stepan Poltorak to become Ukraine’s fourth...

    Here’s A 10-Second Guide To What Traders Are Talking About Today
    Oct13

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

    Dave Lutz at Jones Trading has the top topics about which traders are talking about today. Good Morning! US Futures are looking higher, with the S&P rebounding off that key 200dma level this AM – but both Russell and Nasdaq futures, the hardest hit over the last week, are showing a less enthusiastic bounce. Equity volumes in the USA may be...

    Ukraine says it has evidence alleged Russian troops on its territory are withdrawing
    Oct13

    Ukraine says it has evidence alleged Russian troops on its territory are withdrawing

    Ukrainian military officials say they have observed a reduction in the presence of Russian troops in areas at the heart of fighting between government troops and separatist rebels. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine sees fewer Russian troops in conflict zone
    Oct13

    Ukraine sees fewer Russian troops in conflict zone

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian military officials say they have observed a reduction in the presence of Russian troops in areas at the heart of fighting between government troops and separatist rebels. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Flight MH17: Australia’s Tony Abbott To ‘Shirtfront’ Putin At G20 Summit Over Downed Jetliner
    Oct13

    Flight MH17: Australia’s Tony Abbott To ‘Shirtfront’ Putin At G20 Summit Over Downed Jetliner

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday that he will “shirtfront” Russian President Vladimir Putin over the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, at the G20 summit in Brisbane in November. The Boeing 777-200 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, killing all 298 people on board, in an area controlled by pro-Russian...

    Australian PM Says He Will Confront Putin at G20 Summit Over MH17 ‘Murders’
    Oct13

    Australian PM Says He Will Confront Putin at G20 Summit Over MH17 ‘Murders’

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Monday that he would use an upcoming G20 leaders summit to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin over the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and the “murder” of Australian citizens. Allegations that the jetliner was downed by pro-Russian separatists armed with surface-to-air...