Putin Threatens as US Continues East Europe Arms BuildupCold War heats up as Russia expands nuclear arsenal while US considers sending most advanced fighter jet to east Europe.
Ukraine Fears Imminent 'Full-Scale' Russian InvasionRenewed fighting in Ukraine causes international alarm; Ukraine, observers say Russia moved tanks and broke ceasefire.
Cameron and Putin Agree to Start Talks on Syria CrisisBritish Prime Minister and Russian President agree "that Syria talks should resume".
Shades of the Cold War as Kerry Seeks Detente with RussiaUS Sec. of State set to meet Russian Pres. Vladimir Putin; missile sale to Iran, Ukraine and Syria among the topics on their agenda.
Russian Plans to Supply S-300s to Iran - What Does it Portend?What is really behind Putin's idea to transfer missiles that are not even the most advanced to Iran.
Better Putin Than HillaryPutin's actions pale before Hillary's hushed-up scandals.
Putin Angers Turkey by Referring to Armenian 'Genocide'Turkey condemns Russian president after he uses the word "genocide" during commemorations of mass killings of Armenians.
Putin Attends 100 Anniv. of Armenian Genocide, Obama Doesn'tDespite pre-election promise to recognize genocide, Obama notably absent at anniversary after terming killings 'terrible carnage.'
Why was Obama Indifferent to Russia’s S-300 Sale to Iran?What is the logic behind Moscow’s strategic move, which severely hinders Israel's ability to strike Tehran's nuclear program?
Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to UkraineMoscow threatens that sending arms to Kiev in retaliation for S-300 missile agreement with Iran will raise the death toll.
Obama 'Surprised' Russia Waited So Long with S-300 to IranPresident Obama says he is “surprised” that Russia had waited as long as it did to seal a deal to sell missile defense systems to Iran.
Putin Cites Progress in Iran Talks as Reason for S-300 DecisionRussian Presidents explains his decision to lift a ban on the delivery of S-300 missile defense systems to Tehran.
Netanyahu Warns Putin Directly Against Sale of S-300 to IranPM calls Putin, tells him sale of advanced missile system will shake regional security; system could nix strike on nuclear facilities.
Israel Denounces Moscow's Decision to Lift Iran Missile BanDecision to lift ban on providing S-300 missiles to Iran proves the deal will be 'exploited,' Yuval Steinitz fires.
Abbas To Sign Accords With Putin in MoscowPeace talks, economic investment and trade to highlight meeting between Abbas and Russian president in the Kremlin.
Putin: Russia Ready to Help 'Palestine' Become RealityIn address to Arab League on Saturday, Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed his country's plan to help Palestinians achieve statehood.
Putin Surfaces after 11 Days, 'in Excellent Form'Asked about rumors of ill health, Russian strongman said: 'things would be boring without gossip.'
Has Putin Fallen Ill, or Fallen to a Coup?Putin's spokesperson denies speculations after Russian premier cancels numerous meetings, trips, as old photos used to cover up absence.
Putin: Attempts to Rewrite Holocaust History 'Unacceptable'Russia's Vladimir Putin decries 'immoral' attempts to 'hush up' Nazi crimes at Moscow Auschwitz liberation commemorations.
Putin Won't Go to Auschwitz for 70th Anniversary of LiberationEvent commemorating 70 years since the Red Army liberated the death camp to conspicuously lack Putin, who allegedly wasn't invited.
Worldwide Condemnation of Charlie Hebdo AttackGovernments and free press groups alike condemn 'sickening' attack on satirical newspaper, call to combat terror.
Czech Jewish Community Opposes Putin Invite to Holocaust EventFederation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic object to Putin attending Auschwitz liberation event over Ukraine.
Putin: Economic Crisis Will Conclude Within Two YearsAt his annual end-of year conference, Russian President Vladimir Putin insists ruble will stabilize; blames 'outside factors' for crisis.
Putin Calls Crimea Russia's 'Temple Mount'While slamming western sanctions, Putin says annexed Crimea is sacred to Russians 'as Temple Mount is to Muslims and Jews.'
Ukrainian Jews Say Anti-Semitism Being Overhyped by MoscowUkrainian Jewish leaders claim anti-Semitism is much worse in France and even UK, suggest Russia playing it up as a political ploy.
Obama, Putin & Rouhani Can Do a Deal On Destroying ISILTwo Security Council Resolutions condemning some activities of ISIL – 2170 and 2178 - have already received American and Russian backing, but they have been inadequate. Another is needed.
Analysts Warn ISIS Terrorists May Attack RussiaHundreds of Chechen jihadists in ISIS have directly threatened Putin, leaving Russia president with 'chronic nightmare' of returning terror.
Islamic State Terrorists in Russian Jets: 'Putin, You're Next'Islamists declare their intent to use captured planes to attack Assad, Moscow, warn: 'prepare yourself for what's coming'.
Putin: 'I support the struggle of Israel'Warm meeting between delegation of rabbis, led by Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, and Russian leader.
Putin Urges End to Confrontation in Netanyahu CallThe call took place at the initiative of the Israeli side, Putin's office said.
Russian Jets Poised to Fight ISIS in IraqVladimir Putin delivers first five of 12 promised Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jets and pilots to Iraqi government.
Deputy Minister Fires at UNHRC's 'Lack of Shame'Danny Danon issues fierce condemnation of UN 'hypocrisy' after Israel repeatedly condemned over search for kidnapped teens.
B-2 Bombers Deployed to Europe in 'Message to Putin'Sophisticated warplanes headed for 'short-term deployment' just three hours' flight from Russia.
Putin Says Hillary is 'Weak'Russian leader jokes about women when asked about Clinton's Hitler comparison.
Canada, Russia Trade Barbs Over Ukraine CrisisCanadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces awkward run-in with Putin this week, after denouncing Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.
Russian Jewry Relieved After Matriculation Exams PostponedVladimir Putin personally intervenes after Jewish community leaders turn to government over exams, which were scheduled for Shavuot holiday.
Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev VoteVladimir Putin vows to work with the new Ukrainian government ahead of the Kiev vote. But is it too little, too late?
Controversy as Britain's Prince Charles Compares Putin to HitlerBritain's future king made comments to Holocaust survivor at Canadian museum; Russian press not amused.
Referendum Vote Commences in UkraineEastern Ukraine goes to the polls over the possibility of secession. But does it even matter?
Despite Offer, Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum'Civil war has already begun,' a separatist leader explained. 'We just voice what the people want.'
Putin Makes it Illegal to Deny Nazi War CrimesRussian President signs legislation introducing harsh punishments for justification or denial of Nazi war crimes.
Pro-Russian Militias Attack Jewish-Owned BankPro-Russian militants attack bank owned by Jewish-Ukrainian oligarch; follows shooting of Jewish mayor of Kharkiv.
Obama Slaps Putin's Pals with SanctionsU.S. president confirms sanctions will be placed on Russia Monday. They will target billionaires who are close to Russian leader.
Ehud Barak Compliments Putin on Mideast PolicyFormer prime minister Says Russia 'dealt in an extremely disciplined and responsible way' with Syria and Iran crises.
Neo-Nazism Raging in Ukraine?Amidst reports that pamphlets calling for Jews to 'register' are a hoax, Ukrainian PM vows to 'bring perpetrators to justice.'
Ukraine 'On the Brink of Civil War'?Armored Ukrainian vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian protestors, raising concerns of an all-out war over regional tensions.
Obama Promises to Increase Russia's Isolation"If Russia continues its current course, the isolation will deepen," says U.S. President as Russia remains unfazed by sanctions.
Ukraine Withdraws Military From CrimeaInterim president orders withdrawal after Russia annexes and conquers nearly all bases in peninsula; concerns of continued aggression.
US Senator McCain Compares Putin's Actions to Adolf Hitler'sJohn McCain calls Crimea 'captive nation,' accuses Russian president of lying about further takeovers.
Putin Sanctions U.S. Senators After Obama Sanctions RussiansPutin bars 9 American officials from entering Russia, including House Speaker Boehner and Sen. McCain.
Ukraine Steps Up Defense After Russia Moves to Annex CrimeaKiev digs trenches, allots billions to defense fund, recruits volunteers as Russia moves to annex Crimea.
Putin Drafts Bill For Annexing CrimeaRussian president thumbs his nose at EU, US sanctions; bill still needs constitutional, parliamentary approval to annex.
Report: Putin to Sanction Top U.S. SenatorsRussian President is reportedly planning to sanction American lawmakers in retaliation for similar U.S. sanctions on Russians.
Obama to Putin: We Won't Recognize Crimea ReferendumObama warns Putin that the results of the referendum in Crimea will never be recognized, hints at possible sanctions.
Ukraine Has a Useless Piece of PaperIsrael cannot trust written agreements. Recent events show they are not worth the paper on which they are written.
Palin Urges Tougher Approach Towards Putin"The only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke," says former Republican vice presidential candidate.
Clinton Compares Putin to Hitler, Then Denies She DidHillary Clinton says Russia's deployment of troops into Crimea recalls similar moves by Hitler.