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    Ukraine Says  Russia Has Invaded
    Aug29

    Ukraine Says Russia Has Invaded

    Kiev and its Western backers accused Moscow of sending Russian troops and armor to fight alongside rebels in eastern Ukraine, prompting the U.S. and Europe to threaten new sanctions. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin urges safe passage for Ukrainian troops surrounded by separatist rebels
    Aug29

    Putin urges safe passage for Ukrainian troops surrounded by separatist rebels

    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. …read more Source:...

    Putin calls for release of surrounded Ukrainian soldiers
    Aug29

    Putin calls for release of surrounded Ukrainian soldiers

    The Russian leader’s call comes amid reports of Russian troops fighting in Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers
    Aug29

    Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers

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

    Russia’s president Putin calls on separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers taken prisoner
    Aug29

    Russia’s president Putin calls on separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers taken prisoner

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has called on pro-Russian separatists fighting government troops in eastern Ukraine to release Ukrainian soldiers they took prisoner and allow them to return home. …read more Source: FOX...

    Malaysia Airlines suspends shares ahead of reform plan
    Aug29

    Malaysia Airlines suspends shares ahead of reform plan

    Kuala Lumpur (AFP) – Struggling Malaysia Airlines suspended trading in its shares Friday ahead of an announcement later in the day on a restructuring plan aimed at keeping the carrier in business following two devastating air tragedies.State investment fund Khazanah Nasional, which owns 70 percent of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and has...

    NATO to Meet on Ukraine as Condemnation of Russia Mounts
    Aug29

    NATO to Meet on Ukraine as Condemnation of Russia Mounts

    NATO holds an emergency meeting in Brussels Friday to discuss the crisis in Ukraine, as Western leaders offered a growing condemnation of Russian-backed violence in the eastern part of the country. President Barack Obama said Thursday it is “plain for the world to see” Russian forces have entered eastern Ukraine. He accused Moscow of...

    Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers
    Aug29

    Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Friday called on pro-Russian separatists fighting government troops in eastern Ukraine to release Ukrainian soldiers who have been surrounded by the rebels. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia sends tanks, troops into eastern Ukraine
    Aug29

    Russia sends tanks, troops into eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Russian tanks and troops fired their way into eastern Ukraine on Thursday and seized a strategic gateway town on the road to the heavily militarized Crimean peninsula in a brazen display of support for pro-Russia separatists fighting Ukrainian government troops. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Nikkei Slips After Japan Data
    Aug29

    Nikkei Slips After Japan Data

    Japanese stocks fell as investors digested domestic economic data after the latest Russia-Ukraine tensions pushed the U.S. market lower overnight. …read more Source: The Wall Street...