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    Russia’s Ukraine Moves Renew Fears in Poland, Baltics
    Aug29

    Russia’s Ukraine Moves Renew Fears in Poland, Baltics

    Nations that suffered decades of oppression under Soviet rule during the Cold War have been urging their NATO allies to station more troops and otherwise get tougher. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia appears to invade Ukraine, opening 2nd front
    Aug29

    Russia appears to invade Ukraine, opening 2nd front

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Thursday of invading his nation, at about the same time that a separatist rebel leader admitted his forces are made up of Russian fighters, including active and retired Russian troops. …read more Source: Miami...

    Obama Stops Short Of Calling Russia’s Advance Into Ukraine An ‘Invasion’
    Aug29

    Obama Stops Short Of Calling Russia’s Advance Into Ukraine An ‘Invasion’

    President Barack Obama Thursday stopped short of calling the Russian incursion in Ukraine an “invasion,” and said there would be no U.S. military intervention. He vowed to continue supporting Ukraine through diplomatic and financial assistance, however. …read more Source: International Business...

    U.S. Government Bonds Rise
    Aug29

    U.S. Government Bonds Rise

    U.S. Treasury bonds strengthened Thursday as a resurgence of tensions between Ukraine and Russia boosted the demand for haven bonds. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin Keeps Pushing West Over Ukraine
    Aug29

    Putin Keeps Pushing West Over Ukraine

    Moscow’s moves this week to send hundreds of its own troops into eastern Ukraine to fight alongside pro-Russia separatists represent a risky new escalation. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    NATO struggles with how to contain Russia
    Aug29

    NATO struggles with how to contain Russia

    As the situation in Ukraine rapidly deteriorates, NATO’s senior military officers will be looking to the leaders of alliance countries, including Prime Minister Stephen Harper, to back further action on Russia. NATO believes at least 1,000 Russian soldiers have entered Ukraine. The escalation comes as Harper and other leaders prepare for...

    Ukraine Concerns Overshadow Econ Data
    Aug29

    Ukraine Concerns Overshadow Econ Data

    U.S. markets took a step back- after Ukraine’s president said Russian forces had been brought into his country- that overshadowed new and encouraging economic data. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Russia has ‘well over 1,000 troops’ in Ukraine
    Aug29

    Russia has ‘well over 1,000 troops’ in Ukraine

    Russia has “well over 1,000 troops” operating inside Ukraine, Nato warned. The Financial Times reports. …read more Source:...

    Cyber attacks on US businesses, banks mounting
    Aug29

    Cyber attacks on US businesses, banks mounting

    New York (AFP) – Investigators were digging Thursday to find who initiated and what was taken in an apparent intense hacker effort this month to penetrate the systems of US banks including JPMorgan Chase.The Federal Bureau of Investigation acknowledged that it and the US Secret Service were “working to determine the scope of recently...

    Hackers sponsored by Russian government attacked JP Morgan Chase: FBI
    Aug29

    Hackers sponsored by Russian government attacked JP Morgan Chase: FBI

    The FBI is investigating sophisticated hacker attacks on JP Morgan Chase and at least four other banks that they believe are payback for U.S.-imposed economic sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: New York Daily...