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    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...

    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...

    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...

    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,...

    Uneasy calm in Ukraine as cease-fire takes hold
    Sep05

    Uneasy calm in Ukraine as cease-fire takes hold

    A deal was reached only hours after NATO announced a new rapid response force for Eastern Europe. …read more Source: USA...

    Global Surge: Leaders Announce Major Initiatives Against Russia And Islamic State
    Sep05

    Global Surge: Leaders Announce Major Initiatives Against Russia And Islamic State

    Western leaders announced two major initiatives at the NATO summit in Wales on Friday, in an effort to show decisive action in the face of growing global threats. NATO member states voted on Friday to form a “rapid response force” aimed at countering Russian aggression in Ukraine, while reassuring the organization’s eastern...

    Miscommunication Blamed for Deadly U.S. Mistake
    Sep05

    Miscommunication Blamed for Deadly U.S. Mistake

    (WASHINGTON) — Avoidable miscommunication between U.S. air and ground forces led to a “friendly fire” incident in Afghanistan that killed five U.S. soldiers and one Afghan in June, according to a military investigation report. MoreAfghan Militants May Join ISIS Says Their CommanderFive Best Ideas of the Day: August 26Watch Live: Obama Discusses...

    Watch Live: Obama Discusses ISIS, Ukraine at NATO Summit
    Sep05

    Watch Live: Obama Discusses ISIS, Ukraine at NATO Summit

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

    Ukraine’s Cease-Fire Is Putin’s Victory
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s Cease-Fire Is Putin’s Victory

    Left on his own by Western leaders, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a cease-fire with separatist rebels. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine signs cease-fire with pro-Russian rebels
    Sep05

    Ukraine signs cease-fire with pro-Russian rebels

    Ukraine’s president, at NATO summit, voices ‘careful optimism’ on peace talks with rebels …read more Source:...