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U.S. sanctions have already pushed the ruble to 2-year lows.
Michael McFaul, who stepped down as U.S. ambassador to Moscow last year, predicted on NBC's "Meet the Press" that Obama would
WASHINGTON, Sept 11 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday the United States will join the European Union in
Putin said earlier the election could be "a step in the right direction" but aides have signaled Moscow may not recognize
Clark emphasized that Putin will not stop with Ukraine. Clark, the former supreme allied commander in Europe for NATO, issued
WASHINGTON, April 25 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama and four key European allies agreed on Friday that Russia failed
When he announced the Geneva agreement a week ago, the U.S. secretary of state had said that if Russia did not take steps
Russian President Vladimir Putin quashed the possibility that Russia would annex Alaska while on a question-and-answer call-in show Thursday, adding that the former Russian colony is cold, too.
A White House petition calling for Alaska to secede from the U.S. and rejoin Russia has garnered more than 42,000 signatures
The concert promoter said U.S. officials had indicated at the weekend that the sanctions would not prevent the concerts going