By Susan Crabtree | 03/04/14 04:53 PM
The Obama administration has yet to decide whether to impose economic sanctions on Russia over its takeover of Ukraine's Crimea region as it waits to see whether Moscow will de-escalate the situation. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the administration is working with Congress to...
By Sean Lengell | 03/04/14 03:53 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said the U.S. should provide military assistance to Ukraine unless Russia quickly withdraws its troops from Ukraine's Crimea region, but stopped short of calling for U.S. forces to become directly involved. The freshmen lawmakers, members...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/04/14 01:23 PM
With Russia resolute on defending its right to takeover Ukraine's Crimean region, all eyes are on President Obama as he struggles to build a united response with western allies. Russian President Vladimir Putin in a rambling one-hour press conference early Tuesday appeared defiant, called the...
By Sean Lengell | 03/04/14 01:22 PM
Sen. John McCain said Tuesday that the Obama administration has failed to understand that Russian President Vladimir Putin views his relationship with the U.S. through a Cold War prism, urging President Obama not to back down from Russia's recent aggression in Ukraine's Crimea region. Putin...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/04/14 08:41 AM
The Obama administration is working with Congress and the International Monetary Fund to provide Ukraine with $1 billion in loan guarantees to help stabilize the country's economy, the White House announced on Tuesday.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 07:41 AM
Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled during a press conference Tuesday that he was only trying to bring stability to Ukraine after protests led to the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovych, warning about the danger of Nazi elements in opposition forces.
03/04/14 06:15 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — Putin: Yanukovych has no political future, Russia sheltered him to save his life.
03/04/14 05:46 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — Putin: Ukraine has seen armed seizure of power and anti-constitutional coup.
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 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 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
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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 Joel Gehrke | 03/03/14 01:38 PM
American leadership under President Obama is missing in action, Sen. John McCain said, adding that the "feckless foreign policy" of the last five years has emboldened Russian President Vladimir Putin in an array of aggressive, Cold War-era actions. "The President of the United States believes...
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.
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