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.
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...
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 Michael Barone | 03/02/14 05:11 PM
It is obvious that Russia is conducting an invasion of Ukraine. This violates the 1994 Budapest Memorandum between Russia, Ukraine, the United States and Britain, in which each party agreed to respect the territorial integrity of Ukraine. Russia's claim that it is acting to protect the rights of...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/02/14 12:11 PM
As tensions continued to rise between Russia and Ukraine over the weekend, the White House released a photo of President Obama speaking on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin. According to the White House, Obama spoke with Putin for 90 minutes on Saturday expressing "deep concern...
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 10:25 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 Meghashyam Mali | 03/01/14 06:04 PM
President Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, urging him to withdraw military forces from Ukraine and expressing "deep concern" over the situation. The two leaders spoke for 90 minutes in an effort to defuse an international crisis in Ukraine, after Russia sent...
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 01:14 PM
Despite blunt warnings about costs and consequences, President Obama and European leaders have limited options for retaliating against Russia's military intervention in Ukraine, the former Soviet republic now at the center of an emerging conflict between East and West.
By Paul Bedard | 02/28/14 11:38 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that support for Obamacare continues to sink, a real problem for President Obama's second term agenda.
By Paul Bedard | 02/27/14 10:20 AM
An outspoken Republican senator who was among those wooed by Democrats and President Obama seeking compromise flashed anger at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Thursday, comparing his tactics to those of Russian President Vladimir Putin and warning that the Senate is “on the verge of a...
By Paul Bedard | 02/26/14 02:17 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry today warned Russian President Vladimir Putin to stay clear of the political turmoil in Ukraine, adding that the U.S. doesn't view the international tussle over the democractic movement in Kiev as a continuation of the Cold War. “We do not believe this should be...
02/26/14 11:45 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered massive exercises involving most military units in western Russia amid tensions in Ukraine. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said in a televised statement made at a meeting of top military brass in Moscow that the exercise is intended...
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