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    Obama Says NATO Will Provide Security Assistance To Ukraine
    Sep05

    Obama Says NATO Will Provide Security Assistance To Ukraine

    U.S. President Barack Obama says NATO is united in support of Ukraine’s sovereignty, and Russia’s military actions in Ukraine will “have consequences.” At a post-NATO summit news conference in Newport, Wales, Obama said the United States and Europe will impose a range of sanctions against Russia and will provide nonlethal...

    Obama Vows to ‘Degrade and Ultimately Destroy’ ISIS
    Sep05

    Obama Vows to ‘Degrade and Ultimately Destroy’ ISIS

    The summit has focused on tensions between Russia and Ukraine and on the threat of ISIS. …read more Source:...

    Violence continues in Donetsk as ceasefore looms
    Sep05

    Violence continues in Donetsk as ceasefore looms

    Residents of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine are sceptical that the looming ceasefire between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists will put an end to deadly fighting, as shelling continued through the night as talks opened in Minsk. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama Says US Ready To Pass More Sanctions On Russia’s Energy and Defense Sectors For Involvement In Ukraine
    Sep05

    Obama Says US Ready To Pass More Sanctions On Russia’s Energy and Defense Sectors For Involvement In Ukraine

    President Obama said on Friday that NATO members had agreed on a range of strategies to not only monitor the situation in Ukraine but to deal with the escalating threat posed by the Islamic State. Obama said he and the other heads of government at the NATO summit in Wales agreed that ISIS posed a threat to not only the governments of Iraq and...

    Fighting between Ukrainian army, rebels subsides as ceasefire begins
                            
                            
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    Sep05

    Fighting between Ukrainian army, rebels subsides as ceasefire begins [Video]

    Heavy fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels appeared to subside after envoys meeting in Minsk approved a peace deal that included a ceasefire taking effect from 1500 GMT on Friday. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Obama skeptical as Ukraine cease-fire takes hold
    Sep05

    Obama skeptical as Ukraine cease-fire takes hold

    The president says newly announced sanctions for Russia can be lifted if a peace deal works. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama: US hopeful, skeptical on Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep05

    Obama: US hopeful, skeptical on Ukraine cease-fire

    President Barack Obama says he’s skeptical that pro-Russian separatists and Russia’s government will abide by a cease-fire reached Friday. …read more Source: Miami...

    The State Of The Big Emerging Markets In One Giant Map (EEM, SPY, QQQ, TLT, DIA)
    Sep05

    The State Of The Big Emerging Markets In One Giant Map (EEM, SPY, QQQ, TLT, DIA)

    Deutsche Bank is out with its latest economic outlook presentation, titled “Fragile Equilibrium,” and in it the firm has one map that sums up all the problems facing emerging market investors. DB highlights the diverging growth trajectories among some of the largest emerging market economies including Russia, Brazil, India, Turkey,...

    Kerry, Hagel urge coalition against Islamic State
    Sep05

    Kerry, Hagel urge coalition against Islamic State

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, third right, meets with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, second left, on the sidelines of the NATO summit at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine’s Ceasefire Will Fail. It’s a Foregone Conclusion.
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s Ceasefire Will Fail. It’s a Foregone Conclusion.

    Ukraine had given up on ceasefires. Each time the government imposed one, the fighting between Ukrainian forces and separatist rebels in the east continued. If anything, the ceasefires allowed the fractious rebel battalions time to regroup and refuel before the next battle.But on Friday, after week …read more Source: The New...