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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Cuba's relationship with Venezuela and Russia are in focus because of the decline in oil prices. Cuba gets more than half of its oil from Venezuela every day.
With China's foreign minister offering to help Russia if needed, Neil Shearing, chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, discusses how Moscow is fairing, saying 2015 will show a "deep recession" for Russia.
There's a currency war going on and the ruble is just one battle, says "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly. Where's the next battelfield?
Some say the crisis in Russia won't ripple into Europe and the U.S. — we're not buying it, says portfolio manager Hugh Johnson.
Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, shares his thoughts on Russia's economic woes and the mounting pressure on Russian President Putin.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore report's on the ruble's roller coaster ride as Russia's parliament rushes through a bill boosting banking capital.
Jim Cramer is seeing some good signs in the economy right now. Could they be the perfect ingredients for a Santa Claus rally?
Oil futures fell sharply, failing to hold a rally for a second day and signaling traders that the selling is not over.
Putin may still be popular in Russia but his miscalculation could change that, said well-known economist Jim O'Neill.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the relationship between Russia and China.
Vladimir Putin blamed the west and U.S. for Russia's current economic situation. Details on Putin's press conference, with CNBC's Dina Gusovsky.
Discussing the fall of oil, and the state of Russia's economy, with Jim O'Neill, Fmr. Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman.
A CNBC.com analysis of money flows shows that large cash hoards have already left Russia, much of it stashed in former Soviet states.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the Russian economy will grow, and is not yet calling it a crisis. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports Putin blamed the West for escalating the crisis in Ukraine, but is interested in a diplomatic solution.
Resolving the Russia-Ukraine dispute is critical. Here's the one person who can do that, says Jason Bordoff and Carlos Pascual.
At the EU Summit, CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses Vladimir Putin's "swipe" at EU leaders, whilst talking to Finland's prime minister Alexander Stubb and Lithuania's Dalia Grybauskaite about Putin's speech.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off on the central banks big interest rate hike. Jim Cramer provides insight.
Russia's Vladimir Putin responds to Ukraine Crisis and Russia's stature compared to the rest of the world. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports the President's remarks.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that other countries perceive Russia as a country which should just "sit quietly", rather than try and maintain its sovereignty and independence.
Here's everything you need to know about Russia's president, Vladimir Putin.