Nadita File – 08/18/2014 Post Brought From Dinar Daily
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Ukraine Crisis : Thriver reported Russian aid convoy is still on its own side of the border. Moscow says an agreement reached re mission convoy should enter eastern Ukraine soon. Ukrainian forces raised their flag over police station in the city of Luhansk. City was under rebel control for months.
It’s seen as major breakthrough vs rebels. Ukraine says rebels in the east of the country fired rockets and mortars on civilians. Many reportedly killed, including women and children.
Israel – Gaza Showdown : Puckster_guy heard Israeli and Palestinian negotiators in Egypt mediated Gaza truce talks hardened their position today. Five day cease fire about to expire. Gaza blockade imposed by Israel and Egypt since Hamas militants took control of the strip in 2007, remains main stumbling block.
Other News : Captl1 read Missouri’s governor orders National Guard to help restore order in Ferguson. Move follows more clashes Sunday, police used tear gas on protesters. Capt. Ron Johnson of Missouri Highway Patrol says police acted in response to gunfire, looting, vandalism and protesters throwing Molotov cocktails. Private autopsy found that 18 year old Michael Brown was shot at least 6 times, includes two shots to the head.
429 heard Pres. Obama returned to Washington for meetings on Iraq and Ferguson. President is expected to return to Martha’s Vineyard on Tuesday. Pres. Obama says people must seek to heal and not wound each other in Ferguson, MO.
Attorney General Holder to travel to Ferguson on Wednesday. He added in regard to Iraq that work for new Iraqi government is not done. He is building international coalition to address humanitarian crisis in Iraq.
Pope Francis has left S. Korea after a five day trip. At mass of reconciliation, urged South and North Korea to find ways to forge piece. Saint wonders why Sultan of Brunei is making $2B bid for NY’s Plaza Hotel. Bid also for NY’s Dream Hotel, UK Grosvernor House.
Wiljor feels bad for parents raising their kids now as USDA says child born in 2013 will cost a middle income US family an average of $245,340 until he/she becomes an adult. Costs more for families in Northeast.
Study also shows disabilities among children in US increased slightly, physical disabilities declined.
Bigger rise in problems in kids from wealthier family.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says after two years being holed up in Ecuadorean Embassy in London, he’ll soon be leaving. He says his health has suffered. Assange wanted in Sweden for alleged sex crimes. Boosterbglee is happy British police won’t let him leave the country.
Okane heard 6 people including 5 medics, being held in medical isolation in UAE pending Ebola tests. Nigerian woman died of Ebola in Abu Dhabi.
Genx4me can’t believe when she hears Saudi prince was robbed in Paris by heavily armed gunmen attack convoy. They make off with $330K and diplomatic documents. 5-8 Thieves in 2 BMW’s ambushed 1 of 10 convoy vehicles, still on the loose.
Chess wished he could have bought 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C speciale auctions for $26.4M at Pebble Beach, CA auction. Steve McQueen’s 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 sells for $10,175M.
Dow gained 176 points at trading today. Gold closed at $1,300, silver at $19.63, copper at $3.12. Crude oil closed at $96.85 as oil lower on easing geopolitical tensions.
Biogen (BIIB) wins FDA approval of long acting multiple sclerosis drug Plegridy. It also received EU approval for multiple schlerosis drug in July. Apache (APA) made oil recovery off coast of Australia, it could be as much as 300M barrels. Achillion Pharma (ACHN) says experimental hepatitis C drug shows promise in mid-stage trial.
Gymrat76541 wonders what else China won’t do as Community Health Systems suspects personal data of 4.5M people stolen by Chinese hackers. Data includes patient’s names and addresses. It happened between April and June.
FINRA charges Wedbush Securities with systemic market access violations, includes anti money laundering and supervisory deficiency violations.
Tesla boosts Model S warranty to 8 years. It will have negative short term impact on earnings. Google is buying JetPac, a maker of city guide apps for an undisclosed amount.
Goldiegirl read Citi Bank, Morgan Stanley, BOA may move some ops from London to Ireland if UK leaves EU. Monster Beverage (MNST), energy drink maker is downgraded to hold from buy at Jefferies.
National Association of Realtors wants FTC to block Zillow-Trulia merger. PG likely to shed Duracell and Braun shavers.
Walmart promising to staff each register this holiday shopping season, whereas Target is extending hours until 11pm or midnight at many of its US stores.
Taco Bell is introducing a dollar meny nationawide for the first time, called “Dollar Cravings”. Anyone???
Sensata Tech (ST) buying tire pressure sensor maker, Schrader for enterprise value of $1B. TJMax (TJX is a sizzling stock options. It’s traded 9X average daily call volume.
Julian Geiger to rejoin Aeropostale as CEO. Current CEO Thomas Johnson to step down. Credit Suisse says investors should own Home Depot and Lowe’s ahead of this week’s earning reports.
A-J516 is smiling to hear Leerink Swann begins coverage of Tekmira (TKMR) with outperform rating and $25 price target. The stock closed at $19.45, up 7.58%.
From Dinar land : Kurdish security officials say US airstrikes help them retake the strategic Mosul Dam. US expanded air campaign in Iraq this weekend. Recapturing dam and its reservoir seen as significant victory over ISIS. The dam supplies electricity and water to a large part of the country.
Peshmerga forces are in need of anti-tank and heavy armored vehicle weapons. Germany said it will provide humanitarian aid and studying with its allies what weaponry it can supply.
Calkid11 reported British PM David Cameron told British Parliament that ISIS is a real and present danger to the United Kingdom national security. Two villages overran by ISIS reportedly executed 90 Yazidi men and took 100 children and women as slaves.
Pres. Fuad Massoum discussed with Sec. Gen al-Khazali, the formation of new inclusive and choosing ministers based on merit and efficiency. In the meantime, Abadi continues his discussion with various blocs and sects to form a government that will serve all Iraqis.
ReinMan read CBI said over $269M were sold in cash and transfers 1166 exchange rate in auction. Twenty banks participated in the auction. CBI charges 21 dinars for every dollar for money transfers and 24 dinars for cash purchases as their service fees.
Financial experts stated since Abadi took office and forming a new government. US is expediting delivery of F-16 jet fighters as well as economic measures that will help Abadi form an inclusive government.
Financial expert Dr. Sadeq al-Shammari stated that Iraq is a rich country surrounded by rich economies and there is no reason for Iraq not taking a leading role.
Almost all regional and international companies operating in Iraq are saying ISIL crisis is not deterring them from investing and participating in Iraq’s market. Ministry of Trade said 1572 companies have registered and licensed to operate in Iraq since last year. Companies from US, Europe, Far and Middle East have shown their inrerest to be part of Iraq’s boom market.
From rumor land : Millionday says she is very excited about the new GOI. PM will be sworn in when all the ministers are on stage with him and they do it all at once in a big presentation that is televised.
Jester thinks Iraq could give 30 day or whatever time frame to trade in your dinar for a new currency and then lop 3 zeros like they have said they would and then move on.
Mt. Goat believes whole heartedly we are once again in a very sweet spot to see the rv announcement in the next couple weeks.
Tlar is convinced Maliki has left Iraq.