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A court injunction prohibited two firms from proceeding with plans to buy Russian rocket engines used to send U.S. Air Force satellites into space.
Neil Shearing, chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, says Russia is probably in recession and that despite the IMF program, it will be very difficult to see economic stability in Ukraine.
Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, says he is not concerned about the impact that the Ukraine crisis is having on investing.
The International Monetary Fund announced the two-year loan package for Ukraine following a board meeting at its Washington headquarters.
The world is watching Russia-Ukraine but here's the real geopolitical risk, says Nouriel Roubini.
Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, discusses Russian interests in Ukraine and how sanctions from the European Union and the U.S. are unlikely to change Moscow's policy.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan sits down with former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Wesley Clark to discuss the Ukraine crisis and how severe it can get.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan sits down with BP Capital Boone Pickens to discuss how the Russians have serviced Western Europe with their natural gas.
NBC's Jim Maceda was in Eastern Ukraine's city of Donetsk Monday when pro-Russians attacked pro-Ukrainian demonstrators at a rally on Monday.
Joseph Dayan, head of markets at BCS Financial Group, discuss the new sanctions on Russia and the impact it could have for global firms - such as BP.
Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at Renaissance Asset Management, says investors are "spoiled for choice" when investing in Russian stocks as they trade at a big discount in relation to other emerging markets.
Giles Keating, Head of Research & Deputy Global CIO at Credit Suisse, says the probability of a gas disruption in Europe due to tensions in Ukraine is "immensely low."
Willem Nabarro, Head of European Equities for Asia at Exane-BNP Paribas, explains how BP and Shell may be affected after the U.S. and Europe implemented fresh sanctions on Russia.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details on new sanctions put on Russia by the U.S. targeting Russian government officials and companies linked to Vladimir Putin.
Former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair told CNBC that Russian President Vladimir Putin needs to know the U.S. and Europe mean business.
Peaceful steps, including the creation of a European energy union, may be what's needed to get through to Putin, says Germany's former foreign minister.
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, discusses the crisis in Ukraine, and what he believes Russian President Vladimir Putin's motivations are.
The United States' imposed sanctions on Russia target 7 individuals close to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on which U.S. companies have ties to Russia amid continued tensions with Ukraine; and Robert Frank provides insight on further sanctions on Russia.
The new measures are aimed at stopping President Vladimir Putin from fomenting the rebellion in eastern Ukraine but hold off from broad measures that would hit Russia's economy.