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The U.S. Defense Secretary said the US military would sail and fly wherever international law allowed, including the disputed South China Sea.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board has concluded.
India, Japan and the U.S. will hold joint naval exercises each year, Indian government sources said, a move likely to concern China.
Eurogroup’s president, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, urges the Kremlin to work together with the West when it comes to the Syrian crisis.
Eurogroup’s president, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, and ECB's executive board member Benoît Cœuré, discuss the current situation in Greece in terms of servicing its own debt and reforms.
Turkey is targeting Islamic State in investigations of a double suicide bombing in Ankara that killed up to 128 people, officials said.
Russian warplanes pounded Syrian rebels on Sunday, insurgents said, helping Moscow's ally Bashar al-Assad reclaim territory.
Justin Hastings, senior lecturer at University of Sydney, discusses news that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared the country ready to respond to any kind of war against the U.S.
The U.S. is grappling with a dramatic change in the Syrian civil war brought about by Moscow's intervention in support of the government.
The Pentagon will replace its failed program to "train and equip" Syrian rebels with a far less ambitious program. NBC News reports.
U.S. officials said four Russian cruise missiles fired at Syria from a warship in the Caspian Sea had crashed in Iran instead.
The military involvement by Russia in Syria could force OPEC's largest member to capitulate on production cuts, entrepreneur Boone Pickens tells CNBC.
Angela Merkel said the need for Ankara's cooperation on the refugee crisis has not changed her views about Turkey's bid to join the EU.
Russia-backed Syrian forces mounted what appeared to be their first major coordinated assault on insurgents on Wednesday.
Authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts by gangs that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists.
"I don't think Saudi Arabia and Russia right now could agree on whether or not it's sunny outside," John Kilduff says.
NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes had violated alliance member Turkey's air space by mistake.
The latest escalation in fighting in Syria has heightened international involvement and threatens to bring the conflict from proxy to all-out war.
CNBC’s Hadley Gamble brings you up to speed with the latest geopolitical tensions surrounding the Syrian conflict.
Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, says the incursion could sour relations between Turkey and Russia.