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    Russian Convoy Again Headed Toward Ukraine
    Aug14

    Russian Convoy Again Headed Toward Ukraine

    A Russian convoy, carrying what Moscow says is humanitarian aid, has resumed its journey toward war-torn eastern Ukraine. The convoy of nearly 300 trucks left the southwestern Russian town of Voronezh Thursday, where it had stalled as controversy swirled about its contents and its final destination. Moscow insists it coordinated the dispatch of...

    Russian Convoy Enroute to Ukraine Raises Suspicions in Ukraine, West
    Aug14

    Russian Convoy Enroute to Ukraine Raises Suspicions in Ukraine, West

    A massive Russian convoy is on the way to Ukraine’s border with what Moscow says is emergency relief for the Russian-speaking population in eastern Ukraine. Kyiv says it will allow distribution of aid only through the International Committee of the Red Cross because of concerns the Russian convoy may be carrying military assistance to...

    Russian aid convoy resumes travels toward Ukraine taking road leading south to rebel-held area
    Aug14

    Russian aid convoy resumes travels toward Ukraine taking road leading south to rebel-held area

    A Russian aid convoy has resumed its travels toward Ukraine and has taken the road leading south toward the rebel-held city of Luhansk. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine-bound Russian convoy resumes journey to rebel-held city
    Aug14

    Ukraine-bound Russian convoy resumes journey to rebel-held city

    A Russian aid convoy resumed traveling toward Ukraine early Thursday, taking the road leading south toward the rebel-held city of Luhansk. …read more Source:...

    Death toll in Ukraine soars in past 2 weeks
    Aug14

    Death toll in Ukraine soars in past 2 weeks

    DONETSK, Ukraine — A rebel-held city in east­ern Ukraine came un­der in­ten­si­fied shell­ing Wed­nes­day as the U.N. re­vealed that the death toll from the fight­ing be­tween gov­ern­ment troops and sep­a­rat­ists has nearly dou­bled in the last two weeks. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine determined to keep Russian aid convoy out
    Aug14

    Ukraine determined to keep Russian aid convoy out

    Amid the uncertainty, there was no clear statement from Russia about where the trucks were headed, and rumors began to fly that they would bypass the original point of entry, the Shebekino crossing, near Kharkiv, Ukraine, and head farther south to an area closer to Luhansk, where Russia and the separatist fighters it supports exert more control....

    NOMURA: The Russian Aid Convoy Risks ‘Triggering A Dangerously Volatile Situation’
    Aug14

    NOMURA: The Russian Aid Convoy Risks ‘Triggering A Dangerously Volatile Situation’

    A Russian convoy of about 280 trucks with humanitarian supplies heading toward Ukraine is currently at a Russian military base 200 miles east of the border, and the risk of provoking a conflict remain shrouded in confusion. “Throughout Wednesday, tensions rose in the absence of a clear statement from Russia about where the trucks were...

    Ukraine slams Russian ‘cynicism’, death toll rises
    Aug14

    Ukraine slams Russian ‘cynicism’, death toll rises

    Ukrainian calls Russian aid convoy act of “cynicism” as country’s interior minister said it would not be allowed in. …read more Source:...

    Dow Back to Positive Territory for Year
    Aug14

    Dow Back to Positive Territory for Year

    Investors went bargain hunting on signs of easing tensions in Ukraine and Iraq. The major indexes all posting gains- with the Dow turning positive for the year. The stocks that did lose were dramatic- both Candy Crush maker King Digital and Sea World Entertainment stocks had disasterous days after weak earnings reports. After the bell –...

    Ukraine’s Volunteers Mix Patriotism With Bravado
    Aug14

    Ukraine’s Volunteers Mix Patriotism With Bravado

    Fighting alongside regular troops and heavy artillery, the battalions are a cross-section of Ukrainian society. But they also include extreme nationalists and people who aren’t prone to showing restraint. …read more Source: The Wall Street...