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  • Kerry, on Kiev visit, warns Russia over '19th century' behavior

    Kerry, on Kiev visit, warns Russia over '19th century' behavior
    KIEV, Ukraine -- U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry on Tuesday paid emotional tribute to “these brave Ukrainians” who stood up to autocracy -- some at the cost of their lives -- in the deadly culmination of a three-month rebellion that...
  • Putin: Russia has right to use 'all means' in Ukraine

    Putin: Russia has right to use 'all means' in Ukraine
    KIEV, Ukraine -- Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted in a televised interview Tuesday that he has the right to use “all means” necessary to protect Russians in Ukraine, but said he had yet to deploy additional forces to the Crimean...
  • Ukrainian soldiers in Crimea reject Russian demands of allegiance

    Ukrainian soldiers in Crimea reject Russian demands of allegiance
    BAKHCHISARAY, Ukraine — The Russian soldiers outside an army base in this Crimean city had demands Monday for the Ukrainian soldiers inside: Pledge allegiance to the Russian military or put their weapons in storage, abandon their post and go home....
  • What's behind Russia's moves in Ukraine? Fear of NATO

    What's behind Russia's moves in Ukraine? Fear of NATO
    The causes of the unfolding crisis in Ukraine are many, but most fundamentally its roots can be found in an enormously consequential decision made by the United States and its allies in the early 1990s. Faced with a strategic challenge of constructing a...
  • Obama says Russian moves in Crimea will be 'costly'

    Obama says Russian moves in Crimea will be 'costly'
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama on Monday warned that Russia's seizure of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula will be a “costly proposition” and vowed that U.S. and Western allies will impose painful economic sanctions if Moscow does not stand...
  • Putin hints he may let 'fact-finding' team evaluate Ukraine crisis

    Putin hints he may let 'fact-finding' team evaluate Ukraine crisis
    MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has agreed to a German proposal for international observers to review the tense standoff in Ukraine’s Crimea area, a Kremlin news service dispatch indicated Monday. The proposal for a “contact...
  • Ukraine's president says Russian forces issued ultimatum on Crimea

    Ukraine's president says Russian forces issued ultimatum on Crimea
    SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — The Russian military set an ultimatum Sunday for Ukrainian army and navy units “to surrender weapons and leave their bases” in the Crimean peninsula, Ukraine’s acting president, Olexandr Turchinov, said in...
  • Russia's power play in Ukraine escalates

    Russia's power play in Ukraine escalates
    SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — The Kremlin power play in Ukraine's strategic Crimea region escalated Sunday with Russian-backed authorities ordering Ukrainian army and navy units to surrender their weapons as an outraged international community warned...
  • Amid Crimea crisis, Secretary of State Kerry will go to Ukraine

    Amid Crimea crisis, Secretary of State Kerry will go to Ukraine
    WASHINGTON -- Obama administration officials on Sunday accused Moscow of reinforcing an estimated 6,000 ground and naval forces in Crimea with additional troops as they announced that Secretary of State John F. Kerry will fly to Kiev on Tuesday to offer a...
  • Russia and Ukraine mobilize, raising tensions in Crimea

    Russia and Ukraine mobilize, raising tensions in Crimea
    MOSCOW -- Russian gunmen on the Crimean peninsula and the embattled new Ukrainian government in Kiev continued to escalate a dangerous confrontation Sunday, with both sides mobilizing armed forces and warning that the other was provoking war. Hundreds...
  • Russian lawmakers approve use of force in Ukraine

    Russian lawmakers approve use of force in Ukraine
    MOSCOW — The international conflict over Russia's military moves in Crimea escalated precariously Saturday as lawmakers in Moscow authorized the use of armed forces to protect their nation's interests and ethnic Russians in Ukraine and President...