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  • Ukraine's gas supply risks are real: Expert

    Jason Bordoff, Founding Director of Columbia University, Center on Global Energy Policy, says Ukraine's challenges in gas supplies could intensify in the months ahead.

  • 'Big important' tensions in Europe: Barroso

    Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, discusses the EU's position on the Ukrainian crisis, highlighting that Russia is dependent on Europe for its energy orders.

  • NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, President Barack Obama and Prime Minister David Cameron (left to right) at the NATO summit, Sept. 4, 2014.

    NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen opens a crucial summit meeting by accusing Russia of "attacking" neighboring Ukraine.

  • Sen. Johnson: Tyrant Putin playing the West

    Senator Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), discusses Russia's escalating military intrusion in Ukraine and how the Obama administration should support Ukraine.

  • Gold

    Why isn't the Ukraine crisis helping out bullion? Because that's not really how the gold trade works.

  • Can ISIS be controlled?

    Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, and Steve Rattner, CNBC contributor, discuss how terrorist group ISIS could impact the markets and oil prices.

  • JPMorgan & Chase Co. signage outside of the company's headquarters in New York.

    Investigators working on the cyberattack at JPMorgan have found clues that computers sent the stolen data to a Russian city.

  • Geopolitical wildcards

    Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president & founder, shares his thoughts about the worldwide impact of ISIS, the Ukraine-Russia standoff, and America's foreign policy.

  • Russia must cease involvement in Ukraine: NATO

    NATO calls on Russia to stop its involvement in eastern Ukraine, says Anders Fogh Rasmussen, NATO's secretary general, adding that NATO will outline steps to enhance its partnership with Ukraine.

  • How Ukraine crisis could impact Baltic countries

    Tony Cordesman, Arleigh A. Burke chair in strategy at CSIS says that the Ukrainian crisis could result in tensions along the Russian border and that NATO might have to "combine force with sanctions".

  • Complacency & a volatile world

    Discussing why the markets are not really reacting geopolitical turmoil overseas, with Ilan Berman, American Foreign Policy Council, and Susan Ochs of The Aspen Institute.

  • A Palestinian woman takes some of her belongings from her partially destroyed home across the street from where a high rise apartment building in Gaza City was targeted by Israeli airstrikes, Aug. 26, 2014.

    CNBC's Mandy Drury looks at the myriad of geopolitical hot spots impacting the global markets.

  • Apartment buildings on the Upper East Side neighborhood of New York, Feb. 25, 2014.

    Ukraine's ongoing war with pro-Russian separatists and their Moscow benefactors is pushing money out of the region—and into the United States.

  • Putin's Ukraine game

    Ukraine said there was a cease-fire until the Kremlin said not quite. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky discusses the communication disconnect and Putin's strategy ahead of the NATO summit.

  • Ukraine retracts cease-fire

    Both Ukraine and Russia are backing away from an earlier announcement that a cease-fire had been reached. NBC's Jim Maceda reports the details.

  • Kim Jong Un

    Reports say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's slush fund manager attempted to defect with $5 million, according to the Global Post.

  • Computer hacker cyber crime

    Hackers may have stolen credit data from Home Depot, according to Krebs Blog. David Kennedy, TrustedSec CEO, compares the potential attack to Target's data breach, what may have happened with the leaked celebrity photos, and discusses an increase in attack from Russian hackers.

  • Russian sanctions having 'real effect': Obama

    U.S. President, Barack Obama, says the international community will continue to support Ukraine and that the sanctions imposed on Russia have had "a real effect".

  • Russia doesn't want to be seen as aggressor: Pro

    Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital and Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, discuss the latest developments in the Ukrainian crisis.

  • World suffering from 'global political vacuum': Pro

    Simon Quijano-Evans, head of emerging markets research at Commerzbank, discusses Barack Obama and NATO's position on the Ukrianian crisis.