Here is a look at Russia one year after the Western sanctions kicked in hours before Russia's March annexation of Crimea.» Read More
It's Frank Kendall's job to write checks for programs that will shape U.S. defense forces for the next quarter century.
Gerhard Roiss, CEO of OMV, discusses the impact of the Russian sanctions on European gas, and dismisses calls for a unified gas price across the region.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the Eastern Ukraine vote, violence over the weekend and where Russian President Vladimir Putin will focus next.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the results of the Ukraine vote on self-rule.
While much of the turmoil in Ukraine has taken place in the east, the jewel of Ukraine may be the proverbial line in the sand with Russia.
Narendra Modi seems poised to win in India's general election, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. And rebels claim victory in East Ukraine's secession vote.
Phillip Streible, RJO Futures, and Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, provide their perspective on how mounting tensions in Ukraine are likely to impact currencies and gold prices.
Ukraine's government and the U.S. condemn the referendum vote but Russia says the results should be respected, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Also an update on presidential elections in India.
The European Union will not recognize the "pseudo-referendum" in eastern Ukraine says Radoslaw Sikorski, Polish foreign minister, adding that it also refuses to recognize the annexation of Crimea.
Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners, explains why developments in Ukraine won't be dangerous enough to spur asset allocations out of the region.
John Herbst, Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine from 2003 to 2006, explains why the results of the referendum vote doesn't really reflect sentiment in the region.
Graeme Gill, Professor, Department of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney, says the referendum in east Ukraine may further strain ties between Kiev and pro-Russian forces.
President Vladimir Putin flew in to Crimea on Friday for parades marking the Soviet victory in World War Two.
Tony Brenton, former U.K. ambassador to Russia, says Russia is trying to "get the temperature down" regarding Ukraine and start a discussion process with the West.
Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says Russia is interested in seeing Ukraine federalized rather than sending in troops to East Ukraine.
The U.S. disputes Russia's claims that its troops have been pulled back from the Ukrainian border, the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine tells CNBC
U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Geoffrey Pyatt, spoke to CNBC's Dina Gusovsky for more insight into the Ukrainian crisis as well as the Russian, EU, and American role in the conflict, more potential sanctions, and what we should expect to happen next.
The U.S. for the first time slapped sanctions on a Russian bank for its dealings with the Syrian government, which has been engaged in a civil war.
Are private equity firms ditching the big emerging markets? The short answer is no, despite recent disappointments.
Matthias Zieschang, CFO at Fraport, says the group is confident it will meet its guidance for the year and discusses how the Ukraine crisis could impact the group.