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  • Huge opportunity to take some protection: Trader

    Discussing the geopolitical impact of unrest in Russia and Ukraine , with Michael Crofton, Philadelphia Trust Company; CNBC contributor Jon Najarian; "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Cashin concerned about complacency

    Discussing how geopolitical concerns are impacting trading, with Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services.

  • Ukraine's impact on stocks

    Dennis Gartman of the Gartman Letter and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera react to geopolitical issues. Gartman says the U.S. has been far too complacent.

  • NATO has released satellite images showing Russian combat troops inside Ukraine. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides perspective.

  • Spillover impact of Russia, Ukraine: Pro

    Discussing the state of the economy and how geopolitical fears impact the U.S., with Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee, and Todd Schoenberger, J. Streicher Asset Management.

  • NATO photos said to show Russian forces in Ukraine

    Russian troops are said to be operating in eastern Ukraine, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides perspective.

  • Angela Merkel: Considering new Russian sanctions

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, reports the latest from the conflict in Ukraine after the country's president accused Russia of a "direct invasion." Caruso-Cabrera shows photos of Russian forces inside Ukraine.

  • Russian armored carrier leads a column of military trucks as they leave the Ukrainian border around Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Russia.

    Ukraine said on Thursday that Russian forces had entered the country and its Ambassador warned of the threat of a "full-scale war".

  • Ukraine: What's key today

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the over 1,000 Russian troops operating in eastern Ukraine.

  • Russia wants war: Ukraine ambassador

    Ukrainian Ambassador Dmytro Kuleba says Ukraine is working on a "responsible" reaction to Russia's "first blunt invasion".

  • Russian armored carrier leads a column of military trucks as they leave the Ukrainian border around Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Russia.

    Russia has reportedly opened up a third front in Ukraine, in what Western military officials are calling a "stealth invasion." NBC News' Albina Kovalyova provides insight, as well as an update on three McDonald's temporarily shut down.

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Caught in a tug of war between the opposing policy modes of a tightening U.S. Fed and an easing European Central Bank, yields have taken dramatic turns.

  • The Kremlin is reflected in a window of a closed McDonald's restaurant in Moscow, August 21, 2014.

    Three McDonald's in Russia have been closed since last week on the orders of the watchdog, Rospotrebnadzor. The court rulings confirmed that decision.

  • The maker of Jack Daniel's whisky warned on Wednesday that "iconic American brands" are facing increased scrutiny in Russia.

  • Ukraine: 'Notable shift in the crisis'

    Nicholas Spiro, managing director at Spiro Sovereign Strategy, says there's been a "notable shift" in the Russia-Ukraine crisis as Kiev is now under increasing pressure to negotiate with separatists.

  • 'Putin is ready for a big fight': Expert

    Colin Chapman, President of the New South Wales chapter of the Australian Institute of International Affairs, outlines the motives behind Russia's military buildup in eastern Ukraine.

  • Ex-ambassador: Ukraine crisis will persist

    John Herbst, Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, says Russia is likely to continue creating instability in Ukraine amid Europe's reluctance to take on a strong stance.

  • Why Poroshenko's Crimea agenda matters

    Kurt Volker, Executive Director at McCain Institute, explains why it's important for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to insist on taking Crimea back during talks with Russia.

  • Russia's rhetoric changes 'quite a lot': Expert

    Liza Ermolenko, emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, discusses the Russia-Ukraine talks and says that Putin's anti-Western stance has been very good for his domestic approval rating.

  • Russia and Ukraine leaders hold rare talks

    Donald Jensen, Johns Hopkins University, says there is slim hope Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will make progress when they meet in Minsk, Belarus on Tuesday to talk about the deteriorating situation in Eastern Ukraine.