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    Putin Directly Addressed Rebels In Ukraine For The First Time, And He Used A Frightening Word To Describe Them
    Aug29

    Putin Directly Addressed Rebels In Ukraine For The First Time, And He Used A Frightening Word To Describe Them

    Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time on Friday publicly addressed pro-Russian rebels fighting in southeastern Ukraine, praising their “major success” inside Ukraine. The Kremlin released a late-night statement from Putin on its website in which he appealed to the militia of “Novorossyia,” or “New...

    Here’s A Quick Guide To What Traders Are Chatting About Right Now (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)
    Aug29

    Here’s A Quick Guide To What Traders Are Chatting About Right Now (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)

    JonesTrading’s Dave Lutz has a roundup of what traders are talking about right now: Good Morning, and Happy Friday. Global Futures are ticking higher, despite Ukraine – Putin made comments applauding the recent gains for the rebels after NATO claimed Russia has ‘well over 1,000 troops’ in Ukraine. Micex, which lost 1.7%...

    Putin calls on separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers
    Aug29

    Putin calls on separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers

    Russia’s President called on pro-Russian separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers who have been surrounded by the rebels. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Moscow Strategists View World as War Theater
    Aug29

    Moscow Strategists View World as War Theater

    The thinking behind Russia’s actions in Ukraine is based on the concept of a permanent, undeclared, asymmetrical war. …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russian Rebels And Ukrainian Troops Accused Of Targeting Civilians
    Aug29

    Pro-Russian Rebels And Ukrainian Troops Accused Of Targeting Civilians

    GENEVA (AP) — Around three dozen people a day are being killed in eastern Ukraine where both sides target civilians in violation of international law and the death toll has risen to at least 2,220, the U.N. human rights office said Friday.The latest findings from the Geneva office, based on reports from a 34-member U.N. monitoring mission in...

    Relatives demand answers on whereabouts of Russian soldiers
    Aug29

    Relatives demand answers on whereabouts of Russian soldiers

    Relatives of Russian servicemen who they say are in Ukraine mill outside 331 Paratroopers Regiment in the Russian city of Kostroma demanding answers on their whereabouts. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Putin: Ukrainian troops can retreat
    Aug29

    Putin: Ukrainian troops can retreat

    Pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine agreed to open a humanitarian corridor for surrounded Ukrainian troops to retreat from the battlefield, Putin’s office said. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Government Will Seek NATO Membership
    Aug29

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Government Will Seek NATO Membership

    Arseny Yatsenyuk said Kiev was sending a bill to parliament to get the process rolling. Meanwhile, NATO held an emergency meeting to discuss further Russian incursion into Ukrainian territory.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Putin Tells Pro-Russia Rebels to Release Trapped Ukraine Troops
    Aug29

    Putin Tells Pro-Russia Rebels to Release Trapped Ukraine Troops

    MOSCOW—Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Friday called on pro-Russian separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers who have been surrounded by the rebels in eastern Ukraine. Putin’s statement came several hours after Ukraine accused Russia of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers accused Moscow of...

    Relatives of Russian Soldiers Captured by Ukraine Demand Answers
    Aug29

    Relatives of Russian Soldiers Captured by Ukraine Demand Answers

    About 50 women met at a military base to seek information about their loved ones, as Russians began to question the extent of their country’s involvement in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...