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    127 victims identified from Ukraine plane disaster
    Aug15

    127 victims identified from Ukraine plane disaster

    Dutch authorities say they have identified 127 victims from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Stocks Drop After Ukraine Headlines (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, ACHN, KO, MNST, GILD)
    Aug15

    Stocks Drop After Ukraine Headlines (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, ACHN, KO, MNST, GILD)

    Markets have turned mixed after negative headlines out of Ukraine. Headlines from Bloomberg said that Ukraine troops “destroy” part of an armed convoy from Russia. The Dow is now down 14 points, the S&P 500 is up less than 1 point, and the Nasdaq is up 9 points. Bonds are also rallying, with the yield on the U.S. 10-year bond...

    Podcast: Putin’s Choice
    Aug15

    Podcast: Putin’s Choice

    The Ukraine crisis is moving toward endgame and Vladimir Putin has a choice to make. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO boss says alliance observed Russian incursion
    Aug15

    NATO boss says alliance observed Russian incursion

    NATO secretary-general Anders Fogh Rasmussen says the alliance has observed a Russian “incursion” into Ukraine, which Russia denies. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy
    Aug15

    Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy

    Tensions ease as Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy, Red Cross hand out aid in rebel city …read more Source:...

    Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy
    Aug15

    Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) — Russia let Ukrainian officials inspect an aid convoy on Friday and agreed to let the Red Cross distribute the aid around the rebel-held city of Luhansk, easing tensions and dispelling Ukrainian fears that the aid operation is a ruse to get military help to separatist rebels. … …read more Source: The...

    Russia Lets Ukraine Inspect Rebel-Bound Aid Convoy
    Aug15

    Russia Lets Ukraine Inspect Rebel-Bound Aid Convoy

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia—Russia let Ukrainian officials inspect an aid convoy on Friday and agreed to let the Red Cross distribute the aid around the rebel-held city of Luhansk, easing tensions and dispelling Ukrainian fears that the aid operation is a ruse to get military help to separatist rebels. In violation of an earlier tentative...

    Separatist Shuffle: Who’s In, Who’s Out Among The Donbas Rebels
    Aug15

    Separatist Shuffle: Who’s In, Who’s Out Among The Donbas Rebels

    Some of the biggest names among pro-Russian separatist in eastern Ukraine are steadily leaving — often being replaced with local unknowns. Here’s a rundown. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland puts on biggest military parade in years
    Aug15

    Poland puts on biggest military parade in years

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland put on its biggest military parade in years Friday to mark its annual armed forces holiday, with the president saying the violence in Ukraine shows that conflict is still a “brutal reality” in Eastern Europe and Poland must be able to defend itself. Present at the ceremony was the family of U.S. Army Staff...

    Q&A: What’s happening in Ukraine?
    Aug15

    Q&A: What’s happening in Ukraine?

    Nearly six months since popular protests toppled pro-Moscow President Viktor Yanukovych, fighting between Ukraine’s military and pro-Russia rebels continues in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...