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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, as traders seemingly grew less concerned about Iraq. Gold was down on the day, partly on concerns over declining Chinese imports.
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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has an update on the unrest in Iraq, as ISIS militants launch a new attack on the Baiji refinery. And in Ukraine, separatist down a Ukrainian military helicopter, while the Russian parliament revokes the right to send troops into Ukraine. Also, Dubai stocks enter bear market territory.
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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was mixed today, nat gas was up on the day, and gold hit a 10-week high today.
Crude ended the session mixed, as traders watched developments in Iraq and awaited U.S. oil inventory data.
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