US State Departyment statement says expresses deep concerns regarding Russia’s plans to block foreign naval ships and state vessels in parts of the Black Sea. State dept. calls on Russia to stop harassment of vessels and reverse the build-up of troops at the Ukraine border
USD/JPY is dripping just a tad lower. Its not clear this is a response to the uptic in geopol tensions. The USD is lower against AUD and NZD so perhaps not. Will keep digging.