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March 17, 2014
Obama imposes sanctions on 11 Russians and Ukrainians over Crimea move
March 17, 2014 - 1:23pm
March 15, 2014
Crimea to vote on joining Russia: Moscow wields United Nations veto
March 15, 2014 - 9:16pm
March 13, 2014
Hoeven among senators traveling to Ukraine
March 13, 2014 - 8:33pm
March 7, 2014
Reuters Photo
A Ukrainian serviceman looks at uniformed men, believed to be Russian servicemen, standing guard at a Ukrainian military base in the village of Perevalnoye, outside Simferopol, Ukraine, on Thursday. Crimea’s parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum within 10 days on the decision in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian Black Sea peninsula.
Crimea sides with Russia: Obama calls for sanctions, Putin not on list, US officials says
March 7, 2014 - 12:04am
March 4, 2014
Reuters Photo
Russia’s Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, left, President Vladimir Putin, center, and head of the Russian army’s main department of combat preparation Ivan Buvaltsev watch military exercises at the Kirillovsky firing ground in the Leningrad region on Monday. Putin watched Russian tanks and armoured vehicles trundle across the training ground in the north-west of the country, as Moscow flexed its muscle in a geo-political face-off with the West over Ukraine.
Putin says military force in Ukraine would be a ‘last resort’
March 4, 2014 - 11:53pm
February 7, 2014
Harvey Brock
Brock: When Russia was the enemy in real life and the Olympics
February 7, 2014 - 5:34pm
FNS Photo by Ron Adams
Kevin Madsen, left, sweeps the path in front of Matt Proehl's curling stone toss during the Willmar Curling Club's league night Wednesday on the ice at the Blue Line Center.
Go for the gold: Your guide to the 2014 Winter Olympics
February 7, 2014 - 4:19pm
November 12, 2013
U.S. to surpass Saudi Arabia as top oil producer by 2016
November 12, 2013 - 9:33am
October 10, 2013
An oil well pumps on a pad east of Williston on June 6 as a rig roughly a half-mile to its west drills a new well.
When it comes to oil and gas, the US is poised to pass Russia
October 10, 2013 - 12:00am
November 24, 2011
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, center, chairs a Security Council meeting Wednesday in the Gorki residence outside Moscow. Russia will deploy new missiles aimed at the U.S. missile defense sites in Europe if Washington fails to address Russian concerns on its missile defense plans, President Dmitry Medvedev said Wednesday. From left, Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Duma Speaker Boris Gryzlov, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.
Russia may target US missile shield
November 24, 2011 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
AP Photo
In this Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008 file photo Polish President Lech Kaczynski speaks to the press prior to boarding his plane at the military airport in Warsaw, Poland. Officials say the plane carrying Polish President Lech Kaczynski and his wife has crashed while landing near the western city of Smolensk, Russia and that at least 87 people have been killed today. Kaczynski went to Russia for the 70th anniversary of the 1940 Katyn forest massacre, where Soviet troops killed thousands of Poles."
Polish president killed in plane crash
April 10, 2010 - 7:02am
March 31, 2010
New suicide blasts kill 12 in southern Russia
March 31, 2010 - 10:58am