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May 17, 2016
Republican presidential candidate and businessman Donald Trump speaks to supporters after his rival, Senator Ted Cruz, dropped out of the race following the results of the Indiana state primary, at Trump Tower in Manhattan, N.Y. on May 3. (Reuters Photo)
Trump willing to meet North Korea's Kim, wants to renegotiate Paris climate accord
May 17, 2016 - 5:33pm
May 9, 2014
Reuters Photo
Roman Lyagin, leader of the separatist republic’s election commission, sits on boxes of ballots Thursday at the commission headquarters in Donetsk, Ukraine.
Rebels ignore Putin’s call to delay self-rule vote: Vote could lead to war, Russia says
May 9, 2014 - 12:29am
March 20, 2014
Russian forces seize 2 Ukraine bases in Crimea
March 20, 2014 - 12:08am
March 19, 2014
Submitted Photo by Martin Tubby
Martin Tubby of Climax, Minn., stands in front of protester tents in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, on Feb. 12, the week before the deadly Feb. 18 protests that killed 26 and wounded hundreds. Tubby is a marketer of grain storage products and has been to Ukraine a dozen times in the past two years.
On the front lines: Red River Valley marketer talks about visit to Ukraine during escalating protests
March 19, 2014 - 12:06am
March 15, 2014
Crimea to vote on joining Russia: Moscow wields United Nations veto
March 15, 2014 - 9:16pm
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
March 2, 2014
Putin ready to invade Ukraine: Kiev warns of war, Russia siezes Crimea
March 2, 2014 - 12:36am