Wolfango Piccoli, managing director at Teneo Intelligence, discusses the tensions between Ukraine and Russia and says that the risk of a Russian invasion is very low.
Colin Chapman, President of the New South Wales chapter of the Australian Institute of International Affairs, says an invasion of Ukraine doesn't benefit Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Mark Keenan, Cross Commodity Research Strategist at Societe Generale, expects oil prices to stay low as supplies remain unaffected. He later explains his bearish stance on gold prices moving forward.
President Obama and Germany's Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law.
Ukraine said it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine, a statement Moscow dismissed as a "fairy tale."
David Phillips, Columbia University, discusses how U.S. airstrikes will impact the situation in Iraq and the importance of protecting our oil investment in the region.
Discussing how the markets are reacting to a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Bob Pisani.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss what spiked the Russian market 2 percent Thursday, and the key level of resistance in the S&P 500 to watch.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, discuss President Obama's decision to authorize airstrikes in Iraq.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, discuss how the escalating situations in Russia and Ukraine are impact on the markets.
Vasu Menon, Vice President for Wealth Management Singapore at OCBC Bank, says Friday's selloff will be short-lived and insists that markets are poised for a rally in the long run.
For global markets, the threat of escalated conflict in Ukraine poses greater risks than U.S. airstrikes in Iraq, says David Riedel, President & Founder at Riedel Research Group.
Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says Russia's retaliatory sanctions may boost inflation in Europe which can discourage the central bank from more easing.
Major oil producers are pulling staff from Iraq's Kurdistan region as the radical militants of the Islamic State advance towards its capital.
Uwe Parpart, Managing Director and Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets, says the threat of escalated conflict in Ukraine make European markets too risky.
Jeff Mankoff, Fellow and Deputy Director at the Center for Strategic and International Studies' Russia and Eurasia Program, discusses the consequences if Russia launches an invasion of Ukraine.
President Obama discusses the fighting between Hamas and Israel, and the ceasefire there. He says no country would tolerate rockets being launched into its cities.
President Obama discusses U.S. aid to Ukraine and its military.
NATO is reporting Russian troops are gathering at the Ukraine border. Discussing how much a potential invasion by Putin into Ukraine would cost the U.S. markets, with Larry McDonald, Newedge.
The Netherlands' prime minister has called a halt to the search for remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in Ukraine.