The body of the pilot killed when Turkey shot down a Russian jet was taken to Turkey late on Saturday to be handed over to Russia.» Read More
Relations between Russia, one of the world's largest wheat exporters, and Turkey, the largest buyer of Russian wheat, have quickly deteriorated after Turkey shot down a Russian air force jet during an operation in Syria earlier this week. Russia, which supplies wheat to Turkey mostly by the Azov Sea, exported 1.4 million tonnes of wheat to Turkey in July-October,...
MOSCOW, Nov 26- Russia's President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that from Moscow's point of view, Turkey is deliberately trying to bring relations between Moscow and Ankara to a standstill. "It seems that the Turkish leadership is deliberately driving relations into a dead end," Putin said at the Kremlin ambassador credentials ceremony.
LONDON, Nov 26- Turkish assets remained under pressure on Thursday as a dispute with Russia over its downed jet rumbled on, but other emerging equities edged up, snapping a three-day losing streak. Russia has said it will keep flying missions near Turkish airspace and has already begun targeting Turkey's economy by strengthening control over its food and...
MOSCOW— Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major investment projects. Since the plane was shot down Tuesday in disputed circumstances on the Syria- Turkey border, Russia has already restricted tourism, left Turkish trucks stranded at the border and announced the...
CNBC anchor Geoff Cutmore reports from Russia that the Kremlin has no plans to impose food sanctions on Turkey.
Vadim Nikitin, senior associate at Stroz Friedberg, talks about how Russian president Vladimir Putin is dealing with the situation in Syria and the escalating tensions with Turkey.
MOSCOW— A Russian helicopter carrying oil workers has crashed in eastern Siberia, and officials say 10 of the 25 people on board were killed. Russian news agencies say the Mi-8 helicopter took off from Igarka in the Krasnoyarsk region and crashed 2 kilometers away along the banks of the Yenisei River. It was transporting workers to the remote Vankor oil and gas...
Russia may trade an end of EU sanctions with cooperation on Syria, says Tina Burrett, assistant professor of political science at Sophia University.
Russia sent an advanced missile system to Syria to protect its jets and pledged its air force would keep flying missions near Turkish air space.
France was hoping to build a broad coalition against ISIS, but talks have been complicated by the Russia-Turkey jet incident that's forced countries to take sides, says Lauren Goodrich, senior Eurasia analyst at Stratfor.
Brian Jenkins, senior adviser at RAND, says the countries will not go to war over Turkey's downing of a Russian jet, but there will be repercussions.
The World Meteorological Organization said that inaction on climate change could see global average temperatures rise in 2016.
France's Francois Hollande says world powers must work together to prevent a further worsening of relations between Russia and NATO member Turkey.
The office of EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said that Russia agreed to try for a diplomatic solution in Syria.
KLAIPEDA, Lithuania— Andrius Petraitis watches the flickering blue flame on his cooker and sighs with relief. Since last year, a floating gas terminal called Independence has protected thousands of Lithuanians from the risk of sudden cutoffs in gas supplies from Russia, a regional heavyweight that has long used its near monopoly on energy in Eastern Europe as...
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on conflicting stories and rising tensions in the Middle East after a Russian military plane was shot down by Turkey.
Volatility in the oil markets continue, with prices set to plunge over the holidays, says John Kilduff. Here's why crude could fall to $30 a barrel.
After a slide in Russian stocks, traders say this is a big chance to buy in.
*Ukraine says to stop buying Russian gas. KIEV/ MOSCOW, Nov 25- A clash over natural gas pricing between Russia and Ukraine escalated on Wednesday with Russian exporter Gazprom announcing it would halt deliveries and Kiev saying it could find cheaper supply from Europe. Moscow and Kiev have clashed over gas pricing repeatedly in recent years and Russia's...
The foreign ministers of Russia and Turkey decide to meet in the coming days to discuss the situation on Turkey's border with Syria.