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The Ukrainian security services have launched a criminal investigation into "activities aimed at overthrowing the government" as protests intensify.
Kingsmill Bond, chief strategist at Sberbank CIB, discusses what could be said when Russian president Vladimir Putin delivers his state of the nation address on Thursday.
President Barack Obama has been bumped off the top spot of Forbes' ranking of the world's most powerful people.
Russia doesn't have the most positive reputation abroad. It's trying hard to change that.
Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on the debt ceiling fight and threat of a government shutdown.
Belarus, Russia -- and now China -- are involved in a tussle for control of a valuable commodity that determines the cost of the food on your plate.
One of the biggest mistakes President Obama is making in the current debate is his repeated and stubborn refusal to negotiate.
Five months to the Sochi Winter Olympics, the grounds are still barely complete. Putin has ordered officials to work efficiently on infrastructure.
Russian President Vladimir Putin took to the New York Times to plea for U. S caution in Syria. CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera reports the details. And Charles Kupchan, Georgetown University professor, weighs in on Press Secretary Jay Carney's response to Putin's op-ed.
Vladimir Putin's editorial admonishing the U.S. to abide by the U.N.'s authority embarrasses President Obama, Donald Trump said Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's reported income in 2012 was $187,000. CNBC's Robert Frank offers insight on a 32-page report from Boris Nemtsov which says his wristwatches are worth $700,000 alone.
Donald Trump reacts to Vladimir Putin's New York Times op-ed. "I doubt President Obama knew this was coming," he says, adding "he is embarrassing President Obama."
Speaker of the House John Boehner says he is "insulted" by Vladimir Putin's New York Times op-ed, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Michelle Caruso Cabrera are joined by Allan Lichtman, history professor at American University, to discuss Russian President Vladimir Putin's op-ed in the New York Times where he states the U.S. is "not so exceptional."
Although Russian President Putin warned of "American exceptionalism" in a NY Times op-ed piece, when it comes to Putin and the Russian people, it is his "exceptionalism" that is shrouded in mystery, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
Russia's president is going directly to the American people with his warning that a military strike on Syria could upend the world, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details on the President's case for Syria. And Howard Dean, former Democratic National Committee chairman, and former Sen. Judd Gregg (R-NH), disagree on President Obama's handling of the Syrian crisis and placing Russia in the middle of the diplomatic action.
Christian Whiton, Principal at D.C. International Advisory and former State Department Senior Advisor, provides instant analysis on President Obama's national address on Syria.
CNBC's Steve Sedgewick reports Syria issues dominated meetings at the G-20 Summit, though there was talk on economics; and Theodore Kattouf, former Ambassador to Syria, and Mark Kimmitt, retired U.S. Army Brigadier General, discuss how the administration has handled the Syria situation.
President Obama and Russian President Putin failed to reach an agreement on Syria at the G-20 Summit. CNBC's John Harwood has the latest on the rising tensions. Mark Galeotti, NYU professor; and Stephen Sestanovich, Council on Foreign Relations, join to discuss Vladimir Putin's end game.