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    Euro-Zone GDP Fails to Grow
    Aug14

    Euro-Zone GDP Fails to Grow

    The euro-zone economy stalled last quarter after 12 months of weak growth, underscoring concerns that the region is mired in a deep rut of high joblessness and weak consumer prices that could worsen amid tension in Ukraine and the Middle East. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Eurozone recovery grinds to halt amid Ukraine fear
    Aug14

    Eurozone recovery grinds to halt amid Ukraine fear

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The shaky economic recovery in the 18-country eurozone ground to a halt in the second quarter amid fears over the crisis in Ukraine and softer trade and investment…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Eurozone recovery grinds to halt amid Ukraine fear
    Aug14

    Eurozone recovery grinds to halt amid Ukraine fear

    Europe’s shaky economic recovery ground to a halt in the second quarter amid fears over the crisis in Ukraine and softer trade and investment. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russian aid convoy starts moving again, appears bound for rebel-held checkpoint
    Aug14

    Russian aid convoy starts moving again, appears bound for rebel-held checkpoint

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

    As France and Germany underperform, 18-country eurozone shows zero growth in second quarter
    Aug14

    As France and Germany underperform, 18-country eurozone shows zero growth in second quarter

    Europe’s shaky economic recovery ground to a halt in the second quarter amid fears over the crisis in Ukraine and softer trade and investment. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian Convoy Rolling Again Toward Ukraine
    Aug14

    Russian Convoy Rolling Again Toward Ukraine

    Several hundred commercial and army trucks left a military base in Russia heading south, but their precise itinerary remained unclear. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian Convoy Advances Toward Ukrainian Border
    Aug14

    Russian Convoy Advances Toward Ukrainian Border

    A Russian aid convoy left the southwestern Russian city of Voronezh headed toward the Ukrainian border early on August 14, despite warnings that the convoy might not be allowed across the border. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on August 13 denounced the aid delivery as Russian “cynicism” and said Ukraine would accept...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Aug14

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Hello! Here’s what people will be chatting about on Thursday. 1. The U.S. said a rescue mission of Yazidi refugees from Mount Sinjar is less likely after a small special forces team dispatched to the mountain found fewer people than expected. The U.S. has been air-dropping food, water, and other supplies to the trapped refugees for the last...

    Russia Convoy Heads South
    Aug14

    Russia Convoy Heads South

    A convoy of trucks carrying Russian aid sets off towards the border with Ukraine. But while the white line snaking its way along the highway can’t be missed its final destination is still unclear. Russia says the trucks contain food, water bottles and generators to be distributed in eastern Ukraine where firece battles have erupted between...

    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...