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    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site
    Jul30

    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

    The OSCE observers headed back to the city of Donetsk after discussions with rebels on the city’s outskirts. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Official: Rebels Placed Land Mines on Roads to MH17 Crash Site
    Jul30

    Ukraine Official: Rebels Placed Land Mines on Roads to MH17 Crash Site

    An Ukrainian official accused pro-Russian separatist fighters of lining the roads to the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 with land mines Wednesday, making it impossible for international investigators to access the scene of the crash. The Associated Press reports that observers from the Organization for Security and...

    Ukraine Welcomes Sanctions Against Russia
    Jul30

    Ukraine Welcomes Sanctions Against Russia

    The authorities also said they would not scale back their military offensive, even if it impeded access by investigators to the crash site of a Malaysian airliner. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site
    Jul30

    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near jet crash site, observers again fail to reach area …read more Source:...

    US And EU Target Russian Banks, Arms And Oil Industry With Wide-Ranging Sanctions
    Jul30

    US And EU Target Russian Banks, Arms And Oil Industry With Wide-Ranging Sanctions

    The United States and the European Union followed up on sanctions imposed on Russia two weeks ago, in an attempt to tackle Russian support for separatists in Ukraine, and announced a fresh round of wide-ranging sanctions, according to reports published Tuesday. …read more Source: International Business...

    Observers turn back after another attempt to reach MH17 wreckage
    Jul30

    Observers turn back after another attempt to reach MH17 wreckage

    International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mined by pro-Russian separatists who control it. …read more Source: CTV...

    OSCE observers turn back after another attempt to reach MH17 wreckage
    Jul30

    OSCE observers turn back after another attempt to reach MH17 wreckage

    International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mined by pro-Russian separatists who control it. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia’s Central Bank Will Support Banks Targeted by Sanctions
    Jul30

    Russia’s Central Bank Will Support Banks Targeted by Sanctions

    …read more Source: The Epoch...

    ‘Nobody Can Prove’ Russian Link to Rebels: Diplomat
    Jul30

    ‘Nobody Can Prove’ Russian Link to Rebels: Diplomat

    Leonid P. Moiseev, Russia’s ambassador to Singapore, made the denial hours after Barack Obama imposed harsh new sanctions on Russian banks. …read more Source:...

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TWTR)
    Jul30

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TWTR)

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know. 1. Russian Stocks Shrug. Russia’s MICEX index is up more than 2% despite the announcement of further sanctions against Russian financial institutions. BI’s Sam Ro explains why markets are unmoved: “…There’s little doubt that Russia’s economy is indeed under...