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 06:52 PM
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power Monday strongly challenged Russia's defense of its invasion of Ukraine's Crimea region as a human rights mission aimed at protecting the ethnic Russian population there. Power, arguing in front of her Russian counterpart and other members of...
By Sean Lengell | 03/03/14 03:58 PM
Capitol Hill Republicans on Monday suggested President Obama was partly to blame for Russia's military intervention in Ukraine, saying foreign and military policy mistakes by the administration have emboldened Russian President Vladimir Putin to act without fear of American pushback.
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 Ashe Schow | 03/03/14 02:58 PM
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 Charles Hoskinson | 03/03/14 01:21 PM
Let's be honest: There's not much the Obama administration can do to tear Crimea from Russia's grasp -- or any other part of Ukraine that Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to seize. But events of the past three days should be a wake-up call for a president whose fantasy-based worldview...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/03/14 12:44 PM
President Obama is now in a leadership showdown with Russian President Vladimir Putin over his recent actions in Ukraine, but just last month, he tried to insert levity into their relationship.
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 Charles Hoskinson | 03/03/14 11:28 AM
Former NATO supreme allied commander Adm. James Stavridis, writing in Foreign Policy, says the alliance has to act now on Crimea.
By Mark Tapscott | 03/03/14 09:29 AM
A swelling chorus of worried voices on the Right is warning of the dangerous decisions being taken by President Obama in slashing American military might. The most recent cuts announced by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will reduce the country's defenses to their weakest point since the fall...
By Associated Press | 03/03/14 09:05 AM
Investor Warren Buffett says the economy continues the steady improvement that began in fall of 2009 and he remains optimistic despite Russia's advance into Ukraine.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/03/14 06:06 AM
The crisis over Russia's military intervention in Ukraine looms over a busy week for President Obama, as he also welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday and turns to domestic politics, highlighted by his budget on Tuesday.
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.
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