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    Mario Draghi Gave A Big Speech On Friday — But The Most Crucial Part Wasn’t In The Original Text
    Aug25

    Mario Draghi Gave A Big Speech On Friday — But The Most Crucial Part Wasn’t In The Original Text

    ECB chief Mario Draghi gave a big speech at Jackson Hole on Friday. There were two big ideas to come out of the speech: The first is that the ECB will do more to halt falling inflation. The other is that the ECB probably can’t do it on its own, and that the destructive effects of austerity need to be reversed somehow. Markets are higher on...

    Russia pledges to send second aid convoy into eastern Ukraine
    Aug25

    Russia pledges to send second aid convoy into eastern Ukraine

    Russia wants to send a second humanitarian aid convoy to eastern Ukraine in the near future, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday despite widespread condemnation of the last such mission from Kyiv and the West. …read more Source:...

    Russia plans to send second aid convoy to Ukraine
    Aug25

    Russia plans to send second aid convoy to Ukraine

    Ukraine characterized the arrival of the first convoy as an invasion. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine announces military spending increase
    Aug25

    Ukraine announces military spending increase

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko during trade talks in the Belarus capital Minsk. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine forces clash with armoured convoy crossing Russia border: Kiev
    Aug25

    Ukraine forces clash with armoured convoy crossing Russia border: Kiev

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine said a battle erupted on Monday between border guards and a convoy of “dozens” of armoured vehicles and tanks that entered its territory from Russia near the Azov Sea.”The Ukrainian border has been breached by a convoy of several dozen tanks and armoured vehicles” which crossed in the area close...

    Russia to Send Second Aid Convoy
    Aug25

    Russia to Send Second Aid Convoy

    Russia wants to send a second convoy of humanitarian aid to Ukraine as early as this week, its foreign minister said. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia says it will send second aid convoy to Ukraine
    Aug25

    Russia says it will send second aid convoy to Ukraine

    Russia’s Foreign Minister announced Monday that Moscow would send a second aid convoy into rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine, a move that is likely to escalate tensions with the government in Kiev. …read more Source: FOX...

    German business confidence slumps fourth month
    Aug25

    German business confidence slumps fourth month

    German business confidence has fallen for the fourth month in a row amid growing concerns about a slower European recovery and turmoil in the Middle East and Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Civil War Hangs Heavy Over Ukraine During Its Independence Day Celebrations
    Aug25

    Civil War Hangs Heavy Over Ukraine During Its Independence Day Celebrations

    The increasingly bloody war carving up Ukraine was in the thoughts of many Sunday as the embattled nation observed a somber Independence Day. In Kiev, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko gave an impassioned address, praising the “warriors” fighting against foreign aggression. “Never in 23 years has this day been so majestic as today. People have...

    Russia plans to send second aid convoy to Ukraine
    Aug25

    Russia plans to send second aid convoy to Ukraine

    Russia has announced plans to send a second aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine, where months of fighting have left many residential buildings in ruins. …read more Source: Miami...