By Rebecca Berg | 03/07/14 07:07 AM
Five years ago, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton drew flack for one wrong word.
03/07/14 02:00 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian president has defended the country's moves in Ukraine consistent with international law during a phone call with President Barack Obama. A statement published on the Kremlin website early Friday said that during the call, Vladimir Putin condemned the newly formed...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/06/14 07:02 PM
President Obama spoke to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday about Moscow's military intervention in Ukraine and urged him to find a way to “resolve the situation diplomatically.” The two leaders spoke for an hour, their first conversation since Saturday, with neither side showing...
03/06/14 06:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama has told Russian President Vladimir Putin that his country's actions are a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity. The White House says the two leaders spoke for an hour Thursday afternoon. It's their first...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/06/14 03:24 PM
The White House is declining to say whether it plans to impose sanctions directly on Russian President Vladimir Putin if he does not back down and pull troops out of Ukraine's Crimea region.
By Ashe Schow | 03/06/14 02:21 PM
President Obama gave another statement regarding the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict on Thursday, saying that the international community has come together to “condemn this violation of international law.”
03/06/14 12:58 PM
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03/05/14 06:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is turning up the rhetorical heat on Russian President Vladimir Putin for statements about the situation in Ukraine that the U.S. says are lies. Calling Putin's comments the most "startling Russian fiction" since writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky wrote "The...
By Michael Barone | 03/05/14 05:27 PM
Solipsism. It’s a fancy word which means that you assume others see the world as you do and will behave as you would.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/05/14 01:13 PM
The White House on Wednesday urged Russia to pull back its military forces from Ukraine and allow international monitors into Crimea. White House press secretary Jay Carney told reporters that Russia has an “easy way out” of the international crisis. Carney said teams from the United...
By Paul Bedard | 03/05/14 04:42 AM
A foundation established under former President Bill Clinton to honor the 100 million killed under successive Soviet communist regimes is raising concerns about Russia’s military drive in Ukraine, suggesting that Moscow just can’t shuck its Cold War ways.
03/04/14 07:32 PM
MOSCOW (AP) — Stepping back from the brink of war, Vladimir Putin talked tough but cooled tensions in the Ukraine crisis Tuesday, saying Russia has no intention "to fight the Ukrainian people" but reserves the right to use force. As the Russian president held court in his personal residence,...
By Paul Bedard | 03/04/14 05:04 PM
Russia is expanding and modernizing its nuclear arsenal, raising questions from surrounding nations about what Moscow and President Vladimir Putin are up to, according to a new report from the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. In the March/April issue provided to Secrets, the report reveals...
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