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CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports from Russia that President Vladimir Putin does not face the same opposition to military action in Syria as political leaders in other countries, such as in the U.K.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports from Russia about President Vladimir Putin's anger over the shooting down of a Russian jet by Turkey.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports from Brussels where Belgian security services are continuing to conduct raids on suspected terrorists in the city.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports from Turkey that, despite conciliatory tones from Turkish President Recep Erdoğan, he still has not apologized for shooting down a Russian military jet.
Russia will keep cooperating with the United States and its partners to fight Islamic State in Syria, Russia's Vladimir Putin said.
China will shake up its military by establishing a joint operational command structure and rejig existing military regions as part of overall reforms.
France and Russia agreed to exchange intelligence on militant groups in Syria, but tensions between Russia and Turkey showed little sign of easing.
Tom Switzer, U.S. Studies Center research associate at the University of Sydney, says there are serious limits to how much a U.S.-led coalition can bring positive change in Syria.
German police commando units arrested two people in Berlin on Thursday who are suspected of planning an attack, a police spokesman said.
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...
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.
Russia’s President Putin is meeting his French opposite number Hollande Thursday evening, as France seems keener to bring Russia in from the cold.
Russia may trade an end of EU sanctions with cooperation on Syria, says Tina Burrett, assistant professor of political science at Sophia University.
Brussels has reopened after a four-day security lockdown but the hunt went on for militants police fear may mount a Paris-style attack.
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.
Occupancy rates at some Paris hotels have plunged by more than 30 percent in the days since the Nov. 13 terror attacks, according to a company that tracks hotel industry data. STR Global cautioned that its report only represents 37 percent of its monthly sample for Paris hotels, so the data is not definitive. But travel-information company Forward Data SL said...
BRUSSELS— As police armed with automatic weapons stood guard, schools and some subway stations in the Belgian capital reopened Wednesday for the first time since emergency measures were imposed four days ago in the wake of the Paris attacks. Belgian and French authorities continued a manhunt for at least two suspects believed to be directly linked to the...
Christopher Granville, managing director of Trusted Sources, says Turkey is hostile to a peace process in Syria.