CNBC's Tyler Mathisen provides an update on the Israeli ground invasion in Gaza, as well as what we know about Malaysia Airlines passenger jet MH17 which was shot down on Thursday.
Chad Sweet, Chertoff Group co-founder & CEO, explains why it's time for the U.S. and Europe to ratchet up sanctions.
CNBC's John Harwood provides insight on President Obama's remarks on the crash of Flight MH17. And Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weighs in on where the investigation will likely go from here.
Regardless of nationality, it is a heart-breaking event, says President Obama. Also Obama comments on Russian sanctions and its impact on global economies.
The stakes are high for Europe, says President Obama, remarking on the missile attack on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.
President Obama says he doesn't want to get ahead of the facts but there has been a ticking up of the violence in Ukraine. They are heavily armed and trained, and that comes from Russia.
The probability that a missile downed Flight MH17 prompts questions on whether the plane should have flown over a war-torn area. NBC News reports.
President Obama says it's too early to assess the intentions of those responsible for shooting down Flight MH17. We will make sure the truth comes out, says Obama.
President Obama comments on the crash of Malaysia Flight MH17 in Eastern Ukraine and on the situation in Israel. Obama says Russia refuses to take concrete steps to diffuse the situation.
President Obama comments on the crash of Malaysia Flight MH17. Obama says evidence indicates the plane was shot down by a surface to air missile and separatists have received arms and training from Russia.
William Taylor, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, provides insight on what President Obama will say about the conflict in Ukraine. Taylor says this has been a serious crisis and it's taken this tragedy to bring it home to people around the world.
Former Undersecretary of State Nick Burns, shares his thoughts on the situation in Ukraine. Burns says logic points to Russian complicity and Putin has a lot to answer for.
David Zara, pilot and aviation expert at Tradewind Aviation, says that given the altitude at which the MH17 plane was flying, its assailants should have known it was a civil plane.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports the latest details on what brought down Malaysia MH17. Maceda says sanctions on Putin may increase but many expect the Russian president will continue business as usual.
CNBC's John Harwood discusses expectations for President Obama's upcoming statement on Ukraine.
Andrew Wood, associate fellow for the Russia and Eurasia at Chatham House, says the European Union should respond with heightened sanctions to the downing of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane.
Rep. Ed Royce, House Foreign Affairs Committee chairman, (R-Calif.), weighs in on the situation in Ukraine. Royce says Russia needs to help with a ceasefire to get U.S. officials on the ground in Ukraine.
Putin is responsible for the Malaysian plane crash over Ukraine—even if he didn't order the attack, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst, provides insight to how the U.S. and European Union should respond to Russia.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel places the blame squarely on Vladimir Putin and Russia for what is happening in Ukraine.