Although he's seen years of cooperation between the U.S. and Russia, ambassador John Tefft finds the current relation competitive, and difficult.
Russia rejects an initiative by Ukraine to open up a Geneva-style dialogue for negotiations between the two countries.
Tension toward Putin flared at the international G20 summit.
Obama and Putin interact stiffly at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit of world leaders and CEOs.
Ukrainian President is hopeful to end war and join EU, but new deadly clashes may put that on hold.
Poroshenko asked the United States for help dealing with Russia.
Kiev (AFP) — Ukrainian lawmakers ratified a landmark EU pact Tuesday that steers the ex-Soviet state closer to the West, and pledged autonomy for pro-Russian rebels waging war in the east. But Russia signaled it ...
By Paul Handley Washington (AFP) — The United States hit Russia’s top bank and leading energy and technology companies with sanctions Friday, restricting access to finance and technology to punish Moscow’s support for Ukraine’s separatist ...