Monday, January 26, 2015

Ukraine - Russia Situation - January 26 , 2015 - Ukraine continues to fight restive South East Regions under mounting financial distress...... Russia back under pressure as oil / falling ruble and S&P downgrade of Russia's sovereign debt take a toll.....


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Monday, 26 January 2015


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LATEST NEWS

Artyomsol has chance of returning to Russian market – head of Rospotrebnadzor 17:34

Canada to provide $52 mln to Ukraine to support projects 16:30

Ukrainian army is foreign NATO legion, with geopolitical aims of constraining Russia – Putin 16:12

Canada to impose new sanctions against Russia – intl trade minister 15:40

Fiscal Service to check tax discipline of all enterprises with state stake - Bilous 15:31

Register of military mobilization dodgers to be drawn up in Ukraine - military 15:26

Ukrenergo sells access to 655 MW of electricity for export from Burshtyn Island in Jan for UAH 2.1 mln15:00

Mariupol attack carried out by Russian artillery battery - Ukraine's security chief 14:57

NSDC adopts package of resolutions on boosting Ukraine's defense 14:46

U.S. ready to increase pressure on Russia, says Obama 14:41







Tweets.......












After a bloody weekend, the war in Ukraine is back on in full, writes

















Ruble in free fall. Drops by 8.2% after S&P has cut Russia's rating to junk.









S&P: Heightened Risk That 's External And Fiscal Buffers Will Deteriorate as cap flight has hit record last yr








S&P cuts to BB+ from BBB- watch negative.




RUSSIA'S PUTIN SPEAKS TO HOLLANDE, MERKEL BY PHONE, SAYS NEW VIOLENCE IN EAST UKRAINE CAUSED BY KIEV'S "VIOLENT SUPPRESSION" OF REGION








IMF loans are no help to Ukraine — Ukrainian lawmaker 









Russian OSCE ambassador says Mariupol shelling is used to toughen anti-Russian sanctions 











Kiev asks additional military assistance from partners, including NATO 








EU, IMF to stop all contacts with Kiev in case martial law is imposed — Russian lawmaker