By Washington Examiner | 03/03/14 07:04 PM
Nobody knows how much longer Ukraine's status as an independent nation will continue, but Russian President Vladimir Putin has put himself in position to be the decisive factor on the issue. He has done so despite the protests of the weakest American chief executive since Jimmy Carter was...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/03/14 03:16 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin showed no signs of bending to world leaders' warnings about his military intervention in Ukraine on Monday, as pressure grew on President Obama to take measures to punish Moscow. Reports said Russian troops ordered the crews of two Ukrainian warships to...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/03/14 03:14 PM
President Obama on Monday said the U.S. was weighing a number of measures to “isolate Russia” if Moscow did not de-escalate the crisis in the Ukraine and end their military intervention.
By Mona Charen | 03/03/14 02:54 PM
Among the academic set from which President Obama springs, everyone agrees that wars are the result of "arrogance" and bullying by the United States.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/03/14 11:56 AM
Vice President Joe Biden spoke with Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev on Monday and urged Moscow to withdraw military forces from Ukraine's Crimean peninsula.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 05:54 PM
The State Department on Sunday announced that Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Ukraine for meetings Tuesday while President Obama spent Sunday afternoon speaking with U.S. allies and weighing a response to Russia's invasion of the Crimea region.
03/02/14 05:26 PM
PEREVALNE, Ukraine — Warning that it was "on the brink of disaster," Ukraine put its military on high alert Sunday and appealed for international help to avoid what it feared was the possibility of a wider invasion by Russia. Outrage over Russia's military moves mounted in world capitals,...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 11:31 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said Russia cannot be trusted to fulfill its international commitments because their government lies on a regular basis and is “increasingly behaving like an enemy of international peace and international norms.”
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 10:51 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. is considering several punitive actions in response to the Russian invasion of the Crimea region of Ukraine and said the ball is in President Vladimir Putin's court on whether he will pull back or face the consequences.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 10:25 AM
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers Sunday said the naivete of President Obama's national security advisers about Russian President Vladimir Putin's motivations is allowing Russia to outmaneuver the U.S. in Ukraine and other hot spots around the globe.
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 04:47 PM
There was a high-level meeting at the White House Saturday after Russia's parliament gave President Vladimir Putin the military go-ahead to protect Russian interests in neighboring Ukraine.
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 01:23 PM
If President Obama were to decide to leave no military advisory force in Afghanistan next year, would Afghan security unravel to the point of enabling a civil war, a Taliban takeover and a return of al-Qaida in such numbers as to pose a 9/11-type threat?
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 01:10 PM
Six years into his presidency, President Obama is sending Congress a budget that for once does not herald a partisan legislative showdown.
By Diane Dimond | 02/28/14 04:16 PM
If I were a betting woman, I'd plunk down $10 right now and bet that suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will die in prison and not in an execution chamber. Yes, Attorney General Eric Holder recently announced the feds will seek the death penalty for Tsarnaev, but chances are...
By Sean Lengell | 02/28/14 03:20 PM
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., called on Congress to set up a special committee to investigate the Obama administration's response to the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on a U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya.
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