Digging into what the U.S. sanctions do to oligarchs' travel and bank accounts, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports how the U.S. sanctions on Russian officials are having an impact on their U.S. bank accounts.
Tensions between Russia and the West have flared once again—this time over gas supplies, but fund managers say Iran-style sanctions look unlikely.
Sen. Dan Coats found himself on a Russian sanctions list, and responded in the only way he knew how: cracking some jokes at Vladimir Putin's expense.
James Stewart, The New York Times columnist, discusses his column "Why Russia Can't Afford Another Cold War" and shares his views on Russia's power base.
President Putin signs bills officially annexing Crimea and bans some U.S. officials and lawmakers in retaliation, reports NBC's Richard Engel with the latest developments on the Ukraine crisis.
Ukrainian prime minister, Arseniy Yetsenyuk, says Ukraine's association agreement with the EU will "substantially boost" the country's economic growth.
Sweden's Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, says Russia is hurting itself by continuing its aggressive behaviour, as a result of which it is facing more sanctions.
As long as sanctions remain targeted on individuals, ongoing standoff between the West and Russia will unlikely have any impacts on the euro zone, says Tom Rogers, Senior economic adviser to the EY Eurozone Forecast.
Jyrki Katainen, Prime Minister of Finland, says the European Union is sending two messages, one via sanctions and the other through diplomatic talks.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron says EU leaders have agreed on the need to send a 'clear, strong and consistent message' to Russia. CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports.
Raoul Ruparel, head of economic research at Open Europe, says each European country has a different economic relationship with Russia making widespread sanctions difficult.
NBC News analyst and former U.S Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul discusses sanctions placed on Russian individuals by President Obama. CNBC's Eamon Javers provides perspective.
One of the Russian businessmen sanctioned Thursday likely dodged some financial impact by selling his shares in a large commodities trading firm
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Russian oligarch Gennady Timchenko sold his entire stake in Gunvor Group to Torbjorn Tornqvist 1 day before U.S sanctions.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports new sanctions imposed by President Obama on Russia targets 16 government officials and will hit specific sectors of the Russian economy.
Russia says it has imposed entry bans on nine U.S. lawmakers and officials in retaliation to Washington's sanctions over Crimea.
European stocks closed slightly higher on Thursday, despite concerns about the unwinding of ultra-easy monetary policy in the U.S.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama announced the U.S. will sanction an additional 20 Russian officials.
President Obama says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on Russia including on senior officials in Russian government and a bank that provides material support. Additionally, the U.S. will impose sanctions on key sectors of the Russian economy that could potentially disrupt global markets.