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Jun 16, 2014
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Gazprom/Ukraine dispute is proxy for Putin’s whims http://t.co/21QKpc09WC

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Gazprom/Ukraine dispute is proxy for Putin’s whims http://t.co/21QKpc09WC

Jun 16, 2014
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FIFA sponsors get involved in Qatar bribery allegations http://t.co/8NX573OYLX

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FIFA sponsors get involved in Qatar bribery allegations http://t.co/8NX573OYLX

Jun 16, 2014
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Obama’s impossible choices on Iraq http://t.co/IQO7cArH5F

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Obama’s impossible choices on Iraq http://t.co/IQO7cArH5F

Jun 16, 2014

Shares struggle, oil firms on Iraq anxiety

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors tensions over fighting in Iraq and Ukraine saw a global shift into traditional safe-haven currencies, precious metals and bonds on Monday, and oil hovered near a nine-month high.

The mood also spread to share markets. The Nikkei in Tokyo saw its biggest fall in a month and European bourses .FTEU3 started 0.2 percent in the red having just about held on for a ninth week of back-to-back gains on Friday.

Jun 16, 2014
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Common cause for Washington and Tehran in Iraq? http://t.co/MRzBE1uhHR

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Common cause for Washington and Tehran in Iraq? http://t.co/MRzBE1uhHR

Jun 15, 2014
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Test a post-qatest3 http://t.co/f0PhRw0NzE

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Test a post-qatest3 http://t.co/f0PhRw0NzE

Jun 15, 2014
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Test Posts- Great Debate http://t.co/jldS3wpB4X

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Test Posts- Great Debate http://t.co/jldS3wpB4X

Jun 13, 2014
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What’s happening in Iraq? Some smart takes to help figure it out. http://t.co/wQKJO39lJ7

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What’s happening in Iraq? Some smart takes to help figure it out. http://t.co/wQKJO39lJ7

Jun 13, 2014
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Financial interestingness is out! http://t.co/AoMuiZo57n

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Financial interestingness is out! http://t.co/AoMuiZo57n

Jun 13, 2014
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How — and why — the U.S. must support Iraq http://t.co/Gj7rt8lg9c

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How — and why — the U.S. must support Iraq http://t.co/Gj7rt8lg9c