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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a press conference with Finnish President after talks at the Black Sea resort of Sochi, on Aug. 15, 2014. (credit: IVAN SEKRETAREV/AFP/Getty Images)

Aide: Putin’s Moscow Could Take Over Kiev In 2 Weeks Statement ‘Taken Out Of Context’

A Kremlin aide on Tuesday sharply criticized EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso for breaching confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks, if it wished.

09/02/2014

Pro-Russian gunman looks at damaged buildings after shelling in downtown Donetsk on August 22, 2014. (credit: DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukraine Accuses Russia Of ‘Direct Invasion’ For Sending Aid Trucks Into Rebel-Held Area

Russia unilaterally sent an aid mission into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday, saying its patience had worn out after a week of delays it blamed on the Ukrainian government, which called the move a “direct invasion.”

08/22/2014

In a wide-ranging interview on U.S. foreign policy, the Africa summit and American business, President Barack Obama said that his track record speaks for itself, noting that “there’s almost no economic metric by which you couldn’t say the U.S. economy is better” than when he took office. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Immigrants Aren’t Rushing To Moscow In Search Of Opportunity’

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – In a wide-ranging interview on U.S. foreign policy, the Africa summit and American business, President Barack Obama said that his track record speaks for itself, noting that “there’s almost no economic […]

08/04/2014

A pro-Russian fighter mans a barricaded checkpoint near the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk. (VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Pro-Russian Forces Shoot Down Ukrainian Helicopter

12 Ukrainian soldiers killed, including a general who served in the Soviet army and was in charge of combat training.

05/29/2014

Ukrainian soldiers guard a checkpoint that was attacked earlier by pro-Russian forces. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Deadliest Day For Ukraine Troops: 16 Killed In Raid

Pro-Russian insurgents attacked a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine; Kiev accuses Moscow of trying to disrupt upcoming election.

05/22/2014

Two men repair a car in front of one of the steel plants in Mariupol where steelworkers retook Ukrainian government buildings from pro-Russian militants. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)

Steelworkers In Eastern Ukraine Fight Back Against Pro-Russian Forces

Steelworkers retook government buildings from pro-Russian militants in an industrial port city in eastern Ukraine.

05/16/2014

Pro-Russian troops barricade a Ukrainian government building in the eastern city of Donetsk. (GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukraine Sends Elite Forces To Odessa

Government is desperate to stop fighting between its troops and pro-Russian militia in its southern port city.

05/05/2014

Ukrainian troops guard a checkpoint near the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk on May 5, 2014. (credit: SERGEY BOBOK/AFP/Getty Images)

Eastern Ukraine Citizens Being Told Kiev Government Sending Right-Wing Extremists To Kill Them

Ukrainian troops fought pitched gunbattles Monday with a pro-Russia militia occupying an eastern city – an apparent escalation of their efforts to bring the region back under government control in the country’s ongoing crisis.

05/05/2014

Ukrainian troops guard a checkpoint near the town of Barvinkova, where pro-Russian fighters have been occupying government buildings. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Russia Accuses West Of Trying To Control Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says western nations want to seize control of Ukraine because of their own political ambitions as tensions rise between pro-Russian gunmen and Ukrainian troops. Ukrainian acting prime minister says Russian wants to start World War III.

04/25/2014

In Tokyo, Obama accuses Moscow of doing nothing to decrease tensions in the region. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Russia Not Abiding By Agreement On Ukraine

In Tokyo, Obama accuses Moscow of doing nothing to decrease tensions in the region.

04/24/2014

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