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    Government-Held Ukraine Town Hit By Rebel Shelling
    Aug27

    Government-Held Ukraine Town Hit By Rebel Shelling

    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — The mayor of a town in southeastern Ukraine that has been under heavy shelling for three days says rebel forces have entered the town. Novoazovsk is in a strategically significant location on the shore of the Azov Sea and on the road linking Russia to the Russian-annexed Crimean peninsula. In a brief phone call...

    Rebels enter strategic southeast Ukrainian town after 3 days of shelling
    Aug27

    Rebels enter strategic southeast Ukrainian town after 3 days of shelling

    The mayor of a town in southeastern Ukraine that has been under heavy shelling for three days says rebel forces have entered the town. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia and Rebels Shell Town, Ukraine Says
    Aug27

    Russia and Rebels Shell Town, Ukraine Says

    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine—Heavy shelling hit a town in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday, the third day of an assault that has forced government troops to spread their ranks thinner along the Russian border. Ukraine claimed the shelling was coming both from pro-Russian separatists and from Russia itself. A meeting between the leaders of Ukraine and...

    Here’s A Quick Guide To What Traders Are Chatting About Right Now
    Aug27

    Here’s A Quick Guide To What Traders Are Chatting About Right Now

    JonesTrading’s Dave Lutz has a quick roundup of what traders are talking about right now. Good Morning! US Futures are slightly green this AM – led by Tech, Energy and Miners. EU Markets are mixed, with Germany giving back 10bp despite the “progress” made in the Ukraine (Micex up 60bp). Volumes are a bit better, with the DAX trading 25%...

    Government-held town in southeast Ukraine hit by shelling
    Aug27

    Government-held town in southeast Ukraine hit by shelling

    Heavy shelling hit a town in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday, the third day of an assault that has forced government troops to spread their ranks thinner along the Russian border. Ukraine claimed the shelling was coming both from pro-Russian separatists and from Russia itself. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine’s President calls for peace
    Aug27

    Ukraine’s President calls for peace

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has made a call for peace following one-to-one talks in Belarus with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Armored Personnel Carriers Entered Fom Russia
    Aug27

    Ukraine: Armored Personnel Carriers Entered Fom Russia

    The Ukrainian military says armored personnel carriers have entered eastern Ukraine from Russia. A Ukrainian military spokesman said Wednesday the vehicles were spotted in the restive southern Donetsk region, where pro-Russian separatists are fighting Ukrainian forces. The accusation comes a day after Moscow acknowledged Russian troops had...

    Russian soldiers cross Ukrainian border in armoured trucks: Kiev
    Aug27

    Russian soldiers cross Ukrainian border in armoured trucks: Kiev

    The group of soldiers entered the eastern town of Amvrosiyivka, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Wednesday …read more Source: The Globe and...

    ‘Prepare for cold Russian winter’
    Aug27

    ‘Prepare for cold Russian winter’

    The meeting on Tuesday between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, marks the beginning of a new phase in the conflict between the two countries. …read more Source:...

    Finland, Sweden increase cooperation with NATO in shadow of Ukraine crisis
    Aug27

    Finland, Sweden increase cooperation with NATO in shadow of Ukraine crisis

    Finland and Sweden say they will work more closely with NATO by signing a pact that allows assistance from alliance troops in the Nordic countries in emergency situations. …read more Source: FOX...