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  • Ukraine radical pro-Russia presidential candidate is beaten

    KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian presidential candidate, known for his radical pro-Russia views, was beaten early on Tuesday by a crowd that took exception to comments he made in a television interview. Oleh Tsarev, who has backed Ukraine's membership of the...
  • Obama warns Russia in tense call with Putin over Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a tense phone call on Monday that Moscow would face further costs for its actions in Ukraine and should use its influence to get separatists in the country to stand...
  • Russia cites economic fallout from Crimea annexation

    MOSCOW — Russia's economy has been hit hard by the turmoil in neighboring Ukraine, Kremlin officials said Wednesday, as pro-Russia separatists battled to take over more territory in Ukraine's east — and potentially add to Moscow's economic...
  • The West needs to push back on Ukraine

    The West needs to push back on Ukraine
    In its responses to Vladimir Putin's flagrant aggression against Ukraine, the Obama administration has been playing catch-up — and without much sense of urgency or resolve. Small wonder, then, that the Russian government and its allies in Ukraine...
  • Poll: US voters agree Putin won't stop at Crimea, but they're unsure what to do

    WASHINGTON With tensions rising over Russia's intervention in Ukraine, a new McClatchy-Marist Poll finds Americans ambivalent over how deeply the United States should be involved in the situation. American voters largely support only squeezing Russia...
  • Putin, Obama in phone call on Ukraine crisis

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a telephone call with U.S. President Barack Obama, denied the Kremlin was interfering in Ukraine and urged the United States to use its influence to prevent bloodshed there, the Kremlin said. "The...
  • Obama blasts Russia, tells Putin U.S. wants diplomatic solution in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday that the United States preferred a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine but blasted Russia for taking actions that were not "conducive" to such a...
  • Guardian, Washington Post win Pulitzers for U.S. spying coverage

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the most prestigious Pulitzer prize on Monday for coverage of secret surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency that sparked wide debate over government spying. Reuters won in...
  • Obama warns Putin of further costs over Ukraine: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama warned Russian President Vladimir Putin in a call on Monday that Moscow would face further costs if its actions in Ukraine persisted, the White House said in a statement. "The president expressed grave...
  • Pro-Russia police help foil Ukraine crackdown in east

    Pro-Russia police help foil Ukraine crackdown in east
    MOSCOW — Ukrainian police sympathetic to pro-Russia separatists occupying government buildings helped thwart a threatened crackdown Monday, undermining the government's credibility and encouraging the gunmen to grab more facilities. Ukraine's...
  • Standing up to Russia

    Perhaps Russia can be induced to pull its troops back from the border with Ukraine and to abandon efforts to destabilize what is left of that country after its illegal annexation of Crimea. It's not a sign of weakness for the United States and other...