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  • Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his government to prepare retaliatory measures against the latest round of Western sanctions.

  • Geopolitical tensions grow

    David Phillips, Columbia University, discusses the heightening conflict between Israel and Gaza, and explains the root cause of the trouble in Ukraine. The whole crisis in Ukraine was planned and fermented by Russia, says Phillips.

  • European CEOs on Russian sanctions

    Chief executives of Europe's top companies tell CNBC how sanctions on Russia are affecting their business.

  • Russia long-term prospects 'negative': Pro

    Maarten-Jan Bakkum, global emerging markets strategist at ING Investment Management, says EU and U.S. sanctions on Russia have created a difficult landscape for investors.

  • Biggest threat overseas

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports how business overseas is being impacted by the Ukraine-Russia crisis.

  • Faster Fed to come?

    The FMHR traders dissect what geopolitical tensions, and economic data, means for the market and monetary policy going forward.

  • Fallout from increased sanctions

    Discussing the potential fallout from more aggressive sanctions against Russia, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Russian lawmakers have proposed outlawing dogs from barking and banning children from crying after a certain hour.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a government meeting on the Russian economy, in Moscow.

    Russia will suspend Ukrainian soy, soymeal and sunseed imports starting from Aug. 1 due to breach of phytosanitary requirements, Interfax news said.

  • Russia's Czar Vladimir: Pro

    CNBC contributor Larry McDonald, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discuss how broader economic sanctions will impact the Russian economy and citizens, and if now is the time to buy Russia.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a government meeting on the Russian economy, in Moscow.

    Manhattan Institute senior fellow Diana Furchtgott-Roth, says the U.S. has the power to export liquid natural gas, in regards to pressuring Russian President Putin.

  • G-7 leaders warn of further costs to Russia

    The G-7 leaders say they are ready to further intensify sanctions against Russia if they do not deescalate in regards to Ukraine, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • EU, US slap new sanctions on Russia

    Jason Poblete, Poblete Tamargo partner, discusses how additional sanctions that target key areas will likely impact Russia's economy. At the heart of this issue is energy, says Poblete.

  • Continue to invest in EM despite Russia: Pro

    Katie Koch, head of global portfolio solutions international at Goldman Sachs, says that while the sanctions are likely to weigh on the Russian economy, the risk of contagion to other emerging markets is low.

  • Sanctions: Russian industry to feel the most pain?

    Lilit Gevorgyan, Russia analyst at IHS Global Insight, discusses how the economic sanctions against Russia will affect the country and says that on the military side, the impact will be very limited.

  • EU's Russia sanctions are 'very strong': Pro

    Yannick Naud, portfolio manager at Sturgeon Capital, says the latest EU sanctions against Russia are "very strong" and explains how they are likely to impact both Russia and European countries.

  • Russian ambassador: Accusations are unproven

    Allegations about Russia massing troops near Ukraine and supplying weaponry to rebels are not proven, says Leonid P. Moiseev, Russian Federation's Ambassador to Singapore.

  • Russian ambassador: We will respond to sanctions

    Leonid P. Moiseev, Russian Federation's Ambassador to Singapore, says the country may retaliate with visa restrictions and economic sanctions.

  • Why Mark Mobius still likes Russian stocks

    Russia won't isolate itself from the world and will eventually reach an agreement with the West, says Mark Mobius, Executive Chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group.

  • Joint sanctions by US, EU is a great job: Pro

    Raymond Tanter, Professor Emeritus at the University of Michigan, says the U.S. has done a "great job" in bringing its European allies along on tougher Russia sanctions.