A college in northern Russia has burned 53 books linked to a charity founded by hedge fund mogul George Soros, according to Russian media.
Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev says authorities should consider selling state banking assets
Turkish authorities apprehend suspects with possible connections to Islamic State.
Russia's economy minister has said authorities should look at cutting the state's holdings in Sberbank and VTB. Stroz Friedman’s senior associate, Vadim Nikitin, discusses the news.
Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, discusses the possibility of a sale of Russian state assets.
Returns ahead will likely be less robust, but the selloff has made Europe's stocks more attractive, Allianz GI's CIO for global equities said.
Two window washers have been rescued after getting stuck in scaffolding on the side of the tallest building in Houston; and Russian President Putin called for global cooperation in the fight against terrorism, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
The world would be a better place if Russia had asserted its national interests in the wake of the Cold War, President Vladimir Putin told Bild.
Societe Generale advises investors to look to eastern European.
Societe Generale is advising adding emerging market assets after a horrid 2015, with a somewhat unlikely name at the top of its wish list: Russia.
You know a country has it good when the worst news to emerge in the last year is a warning that economic growth could slow to 7 percent.
The soda maker feels the wrath of both nations after major online faux-pas.
US oil and gas producers are getting squeezed. Maybe it's time for the government to pump some money into the industry, says John Kilduff
Google and Coca-Cola felt the wrath of both Ukraine and Russia after major online blunders this week.
Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, and former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), discuss the conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran. We need Saudi Arabia to form a coalition to fight ISIS, says Richardson.
Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, and former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), discuss the geopolitical implications of North Korea's nuclear bomb testing.
Russia can play a positive role, and Saudi Arabia wants to improve its relationship with the country, says Adel al-Jubeir, Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister.
Speaking to CNBC, Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir says he’d like to engage with Russia to help improve ties with the country.
China's stock market drop send jitters around the globe. Here's why investors should be very worried about the country's future, says Steven Kopits.
Amy Jaffe, UC Davis, and Karim Sadjadpour, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, discuss what's fueling growing tensions in the Middle East and what it means for the nuclear deal between Iran and the U.S. and oil prices.