Subject: Nadita File - 08/20/2014 - The Spin Starts Here :) Brought From Dinar Daily
Nadita File – 08/20/2014
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Ukraine Crisis : Wiljor reported Ukraine says government troops have taken control of a large part of Luhansk, a rebel stronghold. Also fighting to gain control of rebel held city of Donetsk.
Israel – Gaza Showdown : A-J516 is not surprised when Israeli military says Palestinian militants fired dozens of rockets at Israel since yesterday. Israel carried out some 30 airstrikes in Gaza overnight.
Fighting resumed Tuesday after Hamas fired dozens of rockets at Israel hours before cease fire was about to expire. Israel then withdrew from Cairo truce talks.
Other News : Captl1 takes off his hat when he hears another American journalist’s life is being threatened by ISIS. It released video of their beheading of journalist James Foley.
ISIS claims Foley was killed in retaliation for recent US airstrikes on militants in Iraq. Pres. Obama spoke to Foley’s family today. Pres. Obama says we will be vigilant and relentless when Americans are harmed.
He added Islamic militants are doomed to failure. Thank you, James for your service to America. We extend our deepest sympathy to James’s family. May The Lord give you peace and cover you with His grace and give you strength during this difficult time.
Nannab heard rules governing the secretive US no-fly list are getting reviewed. Administration promising to change how travelers can ask to be removed from list. Suspected terrorists are banned from air travel.
Judge ruled lack of meaningful way to challenge designations is unconstitutional. Unless the Supreme Court intervenes, same sex marriage becomes legal tomorrow in Virginia. State’s ban on same sex marriage struck down by Appeal’s court.
Genx4me heard AG Eric Holder is in Ferguson, MO today. Holder to meet with FBI and other officials about probe into police shooting of unarmed black teen. Police made 47 arrests of mostly people who refused to leave last night’s protests. Demonstrations calmer last night.
Argentina’s President Fernandez announced plans to launch a voluntary debt swap. Aimed at skirting US court ruling, bring debt under national law.
Littlesam heard officials at Sacramento hospital say patient is being tested for Ebola. It will take several days to get the results and determine if patient has Ebola.
Saint heard at least 34 sailors being kicked out of the Navy for their roles in a cheating ring. 10 others facing criminal probe. It involved nuclear power training site in S. Carolina.
Chess is putting all chips on Dallas Cowboys are NFL’s most valuable team at $3.2B. 2) NE Patriots - $2.6B. 3) Washington Redskins - $2.4B. 4) New York Giants - $2.1B. 4) Houston Texans - $1.85B. Go Cowboys!
Boosterbglee read Guiness Book names Japan’s 111 year old Sakari Momoi as world’s oldest living man. The world’s oldest living woman is 116 year old Misao Okawa. They must eat the right food
Wildfire has destroyed 8 homes and is threatening more than a thousand others. It has scorched 5 square miles north of Bakersfield, 15% contained. Phoenix area battered by torrential rain storms Tuesday. It caused severe flooding, rescuers rushed to save people trapped in cars and homes.
Dow gained 60 points at trading today. Nasdaq at peak level since March 2000, 4 Consecutive months of gains. Gold closed at $1,291, silver at $19.45, copper at $3.17. Crude oil at $93.53.
Apple hits all time high today, closing at $100.57. Panera Bread (PNRA) is upgraded to overweight from equal weight at Barclays. Silver Lake and Bain are among buyout firms in the running to buy Shutterfly.
Snapchat could debut news and ads. Vanishing message app holding talks with ad, media firms about content for “snapchat discovery”service. Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD) fabry treatment shows promise. The stock went up 20%, closing at $5.50 today.
Viciousdoggie read Federal survey says two thirds expect Fed Chair Yellen to signal neutral tone at her Jackson Hole speech. 46% think Fed policy is too easy, 49% think it’s just right.
Amazon to set up operations in Shanghai Free Trade Zone, would broaden product offerings in China. Citi Group is considering the sale of its retail banking business in Japan.
Berkshire Hathaway to pay $896K to US govt for failing to report boosted voting stake in USG in timely manner. Macy’s to pay $650K to settle allegations of racial profiling at flagship Hearld Sq store.
Celgene (CELG) hits fresh high after agreeing to team with Bristol-Myers(BMY) to explore new cancer treatments. Allergan is playing defense by approaching Salix Pharma (SLXP) and others in bid to fend off $53B hostile take over by Valeant. Walgreen CFO leave after bungled forecast related to Medicare prescription drug business.
Calkid11 read Experian says 70% increase in the rate of auto repossessions in Q2 vs year ago. Increase in borrowers 30 or 60 days delinquent on loan payments. TransUnion says late payment rate on US home loans falls to 6 year low in Q2, down to 3.46%. Late payment rate on home loans down nearly 20% from a year ago.
Mortgage applications rose 1.4% in latest week. Re-fi applications up 2.7%. Fixed 30 year mortgage rates averaged 4.29%.
From Dinar land : American fighter jets and drones conducted nearly a dozen airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq since Tuesday. Airstrikes were in the area of the Mosul dam.
Germany says it’s ready to arm Iraq’s Kurdish fighters who are battling ISIS. It will coordinate with France, Britain and other European countries giving weapons to Kurds.
Vietnam1969 reported military forces are clearing IEDs planted by ISIL before they retreated from Tikrit. The morale of Iraqi forces are high in the sky as they liberated Mosul Dam and now Tikrit. ISIL terrorists are retreating in many parts of Iraq.
Security forces said they have put 20 worker bees to sleep, destroying their vehicles and weaponry. Air force helicopters and fixed wing fighters led by Sandfly conducted airstrikes on ISIL in Fallujah resulting in 5 worker bees to sleep forever and injuring several more, 4 vehicles were destroyed, the rest fled the area.
Hoshyar Zebari, Iraq’s Foreign Minister in Maliki’s cabinet and a prominent member of Kurdistan Democratic Party said Kurdish ministers are returning to their posts and attending cabinet meetings.
A good sign that Kurdistan regioin is now cooperating with GOI and new PM Abadi. Zebari added ISIL is a threat to the whole world and they present a grave danger to the minorities in Iraq and Kurdistan region.
Banking expert Samir al-Nassiri said Iraq must become a market economy as soon as possible. CBI confirmed the expansion of mobile banking services including money transfers and others.
The foreign currency auction resulted more than $242M were sold in cash and money transfers at exchange rate of 1,166 dinar to the dollar plus the central bank’s commissions.
A group of lawmakers sounded upbeat with the prospect of forming a new inclusive governmentthat will be based on merit and experience and not on sectarian or party affliation. The new parliament and government officials will have their plate full in the very near future in bringing new Iraq to the world.
From rumor land : Aggiedad77 says not much out of the CBI, they must be working on something.
Chattels is cautioning not to expect a seated government on Monday as he believes there is a significant unfinished business with the Kurds.
Mt. Goat feels we are once again in a very sweet spot to see rv or something significant happen early next week.
Tim724 says PM Abadi will present his cabinet to the parliament on Next Monday, August 25th.
TNT Tony says Iraq is ready.
DC says we are not waiting on Iraq, we are waiting on the public announcement.
Pepperoni says the bottom line is CBI can do what it needs to do now that Maliki is gone.. laws or no laws.
Millionday says Turki has been given the power to raise the value and is now refereed to as the governor of CBI.