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  • US President Barack Obama continued his campaign for a military strike on Syria in the hours leading up to his public address. Russia’s bid to diffuse the likelihood of a US-led threat gained momentum Tuesday, shifting the debate back to the United Nations Security Council. Russia’s initiative calls for Syria to surrender its chemical weapons

  • Stocks in the US received a boost on the heels of Monday’s rally which say the S&P 500 index rally 1%.  Asian stocks continued to benefit from strong economic data in China which shows that the world’s second largest economy has stabilized and the soft landing scenario has been realized.  France is poised to submit