Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday championed the new Sri Lankan government's push for democratic reform and promised closer ties with the strategically located Indian Ocean nation. Sri Lanka's government is determined to end years of international isolation linked to its long war with Tamil separatists, so it really rolled out the red carpet for...» Read More
Tony Nash, Vice President at Delta Economics, expects geopolitical events to weigh on upcoming data, with Chinese exports possibly seeing a 3 to 5 fall in the remaining quarters of 2014.
Safe-haven assets such as U.S. Treasurys and bunds may be rising amid increased geopolitical risks, but some believe it isn't a flight-to-safety bid.
President Barack Obama pledged to support Iraqi President Fouad Massoum and newly nominated prime minister-designate Haider Abadi.
After a weather- and inventory-related drag in the first quarter, the American economy is charging ahead in a big way
But a Ukrainian spokesman says Russia has massed 45,000 troops on the Ukraine border, backed by an array of heavy equipment.
New prime minister Haider al-Abadi called on Iraqis to unite against the "barbaric" campaign waged by Islamic State militants.
Douglas Ollivant, New America Foundation, and Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, discuss the ongoing crisis in Iraq, and President Obama's next move.
NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the latest details on the growing crisis in Iraq as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki announces he will not allow the newly-elected president to take over, as the U.S. steps up airstrikes against militant group ISIS.
Israeli negotiators were due in Cairo on Monday for talks on ending a month-old Gaza war with Palestinian militants.
Colin Chapman, President of the New South Wales chapter of the Australian Institute of International Affairs, says an invasion of Ukraine doesn't benefit Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Gareth Berry, FX Strategist at UBS Investment Bank, says the threat of an escalation in Ukraine will weigh on the euro in the near term. He later discusses if it's time to short the currency.
James Dorsey, Senior Fellow at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses the effectiveness of the U.S. air strikes and air drops of humanitarian aid in Iraq.
Special forces loyal to Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki were deployed on Sunday night in strategic areas of Baghdad.
Lawmakers weighed in on President Barack Obama's authorization of "targeted airstrikes" in Iraq.
Israel said on Sunday it would not return to ceasefire talks as long as militants in Gaza kept up cross-border rocket and mortar fire.
Investors will gauge the strength of the euro zone's fragile economy this week as conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq darken the mood.
President Obama said on Saturday warned there was no quick fix to a crisis that threatens to tear Iraq apart.
President Obama and Germany's Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law.
Ukraine said it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine, a statement Moscow dismissed as a "fairy tale."
The U.S. bombed militants marching on Iraq's Kurdish capital after President Barack Obama said Washington must act to prevent "genocide".