Russian president Putin orders troops to return to their bases

Author: Mike Paterson | Category: News
  • orders troops engaged in military exercises to return to their bases

Out on Reuters quoting news agencies citing Kremlin spokesman

These are the troops that were on military exercise in western Russia and Ukranian borders.

EUR pairs higher on the news

EURUSD 1.3757 from 1.3730 EURCHF  1.2158 EURJPY 140.25

View? It looks to be a de-escalation of sorts by Russia but markets will remain cautious