World Politics

And Now Market Tumbles, As News Of Ukraine Deaths Spook Algos

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/15/2014 Despite the best efforts of the straight-line panic buying algos on a Tuesday, it seems flashing red headlines of dreadful escalations in Ukraine (more deaths), from Bloomberg: 11 REPORTED DEAD DURING UKRAINIAN OPERATION IN KRAMATORSK: RT UKRAINE GOVT: RUSSIAN 45TH AIRBORNE IN SLOVYANSK, KRAMATORSK …and USDJPY tagging 102 again... »

X22 Report:The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Is Now Warning The Public That The Power Grid Will Come Down And Be Out For A Month Or More. Be Prepared For A False Flag.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
By Paul Martin

The Greek people do not have enough work and 72% need more work. Retail sales surge on automobiles loans. Citi mortgage origination’s are in a steady decline which will lead to a housing implosion. The fight over the Bundy ranch is not over. no fly zone and cell tower restrictions are still in effect.... »

Ukraine crisis, US plot to launch nuclear war with Russia

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tom Sullivan Wakeupfromyourslumber.com Mon, 2014-04-14 The US has engineered the crisis in Ukraine’s eastern border with Russia as part of its scenario to provoke Moscow to engage in a nuclear war with Washington, a political analyst tells Press TV. In a Monday interview, Rick Rozoff, from the Center for Research on Globalization, warned... »

Germany warns of war in Europe

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

Thelocal.de 14 Apr 2014 Germany warned of war in Europe on Monday, with vice chancellor Sigmar Gabriel stating the continent was being “dragged” into a “smouldering conflict” with Russia over Ukraine. Gabriel – at an event commemorating World War I with French Prime Minister Manuel Valls – warned of resurgent nationalist forces both within... »

Russia on brink of financial crisis as showdown with West escalates

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

Country’s private companies shut out of global bond markets, raising prospect that they may need state support By Ambrose Evans Pritchard TelegraphUK 14 Apr 2014 Russia is at increasing risk of a full-blown financial crisis as the West tightens sanctions and Russian meddling in Ukraine pushes the region towards conflagration. The country’s private companies... »

Obama Admin. Says It May Send Arms to Ukrainian Junta

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

Sen. McCain calls for economic warfare against Russia Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com April 14, 2014 An adviser to Secretary of State John Kerry stoked the crisis in Ukraine on Monday by saying the United States may send weapons to the junta in Kyiv. “Obviously we are looking at that as an option,” said Thomas Shannon... »

Palladium, Gas And Wheat Surge On Russian Supply Fears

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

GoldCore GoldSeek.com Monday, 14 April 2014 Relations between Russia and the West are at their worst since the Cold War. Some Western governments believe Russia is preparing to take control of eastern Ukraine. The United States is prepared to step up sanctions against Moscow if pro-Russian military actions in eastern Ukraine continue, a senior... »

Ukraine Proposes Joint U.N. Action Against “Terrorists” Opposed to Coup

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

U.N. boss expresses “full support” for junta in Kyiv Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com April 14, 2014 Ukrainian coup leader Aleksandr Turchynov has proposed conducting a joint military operation with the United Nations to quell anti-junta sentiment in the eastern part of the country. Turchinov made the suggestion during a phone call to United Nations boss... »

Russian Fighter Jet Flies Repeatedly Within 1000 Yards Of US Warship In The Black Sea

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/14/2014 As we reported last Friday, a second US warship, the destroyer Donald Cook, crossed the Bosphorus last week and entered the Black Sea at precisely the time when NATO was arguing that its encroaching presence around Russia should not spook anyone. Apparently it spooked someone, Russian, which earlier today... »

East Ukraine Braces For Military Operation As Ultimatum Passes: Full Ukraine Event Recap

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/14/2014 As was expected, so called Russian separatists completely ignored Ukraine’s 0600 GMT ultimatum to hand over their weapons and give up, which means Ukraine now is in the clear, according to its leaders, to engage in the previously warned military “anti-terrorist” operation. As a result, as Reuters updates, “towns... »