Holders of senior debt in an Austrian bank have found out they will lose money, and thousands mourned the assassination of Putin critic Boris Nemtsov, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.» Read More
Pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine ignored a public call by Russian President Vladimir Putin to postpone a referendum.
Geoffrey Pyatt, U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, discusses the mixed signals Putin is sending and if peace is possible in Ukraine.
If Russia were to invade Ukraine, the numbers indicate a one-sided affair. But the numbers don't tell the whole story.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Russian President Putin is ready to have a dialogue to end the crisis in Ukraine.
The Russian leader is calling for separatist in eastern Ukraine to postpone the May 11th referendum, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
As tensions in Ukraine escalate, power players from both sides of the conflict may be reaping benefits.
Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates vice chairman, provides perspective on the growing unrest between Ukraine and Russia.
Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO of Carlsberg, says the group has lowered its expectations in Russia but that its performance in Western Europe and Asia should somewhat offset the Russian decline.
NBC's Keir Simmons reports a third Ukrainian military helicopter has been shot down, and City Hall is being run by pro-Russian militia.
Discussing Russia President Vladimir Putin's popularity, and the intensifying situation in Ukraine, with Miles Nadal, MDC Partners Chairman & CEO.
Ivan Mazalov, director at Prosperity Capital Management, says sanctions have had a limited impact on the Russian economy and discusses his strategy on investing in Russia.
Since the start of the Ukrainian conflict, Russia has increased its air activity over the Pacific Ocean, near California and the island of Guam.
Robert Kahn, Council on Foreign Relations, explains why financial sanctions will have a powerful impact on Russia.
The U.S. is planning to use an anti-tax-evasion law to punish Russia for its actions in Ukraine, which could prove to be more costly than sanctions.
Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, says Ukraine is heading for a tense weekend as Russia celebrates its Victory Day, Putin's first official visit to Crimea and the separatists' planned referendum.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank, says bubbling tensions in Ukraine will likely hurt global risk appetite going forward.
Wondering why the market can’t really break out? Jim Cramer is, too. Here's what he's found.
Senior U.S. Treasury official David S. Cohen is leaving Tuesday in an effort to increase coordination with European allies against the Russians, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
With news dominated by violence in Ukraine and weak data out of China, buying the dips has become an easy way to get burned, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Vladimir Mau, director at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, discusses the Russian economy and says the slow growth rate is not due to recent political events.