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  • Pro-Russian forces still occupy Crimea

    Vladimir Putin has announced the end of the "war games" on Ukraine's border. CNBC's Jim Maceda reports the latest from the region.

  • Putin ends army exercises near Ukraine border

    Vladimir Putin says Russia is not considering the annexation of Crimea. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the latest from Ukraine.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin.

    As global stocks stage a big rebound, one market watcher says the initial plunge was a major pressure point for Russia's Vladimir Putin concerning Ukraine.

  • Despite the ongoing turmoil in Ukraine, Wall Street looked set to rebound on Tuesday, following the worst day for markets in a month.

  • Markets react to Putin comments

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses how the global markets are reacting to Vladimir Putin's comments on Ukraine. Also, Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Kiev today.

  • Quantifying the Ukraine impact

    Discussing the economic impact of the Ukraine situation on global markets, with Patrick Chovanec, Silvercrest Asset Management, and Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments.

  • Putin warns West on sanctions

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports on Putin's first public comments since the overthrow of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. Putin said he would only use the military as a last resort.

  • Seeking 'palatable' solution in Ukraine

    Roman Popadiuk, fmr. ambassador to Ukraine, and Eugene Rumer, National Defense University, discuss similarities between the Russian invasion of Georgia and what's happening right now in Ukraine.

  • Russia 'not' annexing Crimea

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the latest developments in Ukraine and the impact it's having on the Russian economy. In around 7;03 Out 7;06;12

  • Putin's decision to avoid an escalation of tensions with Ukraine should not be interpreted as a response to market turmoil in Russia.

  • Latest from Ukraine

    CNBC's John Harwood and Steve Sedgwick report on the latest events coming out of Ukraine. Russian President Putin has ended a military action in Ukraine, and said that he is not ready to consider an annexation of Crimea.

  • 'Crimea is lost' to Ukraine: Pro

    James Nixey, head of Russia and Eurasia Programme at Chatham House, says Putin is "entirely satisfied" with his "land-grab" and is unlikely to go further.

  • 'Significant move' in Russian debt: Pro

    Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, comments on Ukrainian and Russian debt and explains why he's been buying emerging markets¿ hard currency bonds.

  • No de-escalation in Ukraine so far: Expert

    Yermolenko Volodymyr, director of E.U.-related media projects at Internews-Ukraine, says the situation in Ukraine remains "very tense" as Russian troops can move from the east and the north.

  • Why investing in Russia would be 'brave'

    Ric Deverell, global head of fixed income and economic research at Credit Suisse, says investors would have to be "very brave" to move back into Russian assets and advises thinking about the rally in U.S. Treasurys.

  • Ukraine: Numbers of Russian troops 'have swelled'

    Putin may have called Russian troops back on Tuesday but the overall number of troops in Crimea "has swelled" as Putin seems unconcerned about sanctions, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.

  • How to invest in Russian assets

    Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at Renaissance Asset Management, discusses Russian assets and says that while events in Ukraine create short-term uncertainty, there are medium-term opportunities.

  • Rouble to depreciate further: Pro

    Manik Narain, head of EMEA foreign exchange and fixed income strategy at UBS, says that the Russian rouble has not reached fair value yet despite tumbling to an all-time low.

  • UK-listed Russian and Ukrainian firms hurt by Ukraine crisis

    How are developments in Crimea hurting U.K.-listed Russian and Ukrainian companies? CNBC's Catherine Boyle has more.

  • How long will Ukraine-Russia standoff last?

    Adrian Di Pasquale, Political Analyst at Internuntia Group, discusses latest developments in Ukraine after Ukraine said on Monday Russian forces controlling Crimea demanded the surrender of two warships.