Obama, Hollande Pledge Solidarity Against ISISPresident Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande opened talks Tuesday about expanding the international campaign against the Islamic State.
Russia: Plane Brought Down By Homemade Explosive DeviceA homemade explosive device brought down a Russian passenger plane over Egypt last month, the head of Russia's FSB security service said Tuesday, telling President Vladimir Putin it's now clear the bombing that killed 224 people was a "terrorist'' act.
Obama, Putin Meet One-On-One For First Time In Over 2 Years At UNPresident Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin clashed over their competing visions for Syria, with Obama urging a political transition to replace the Syrian president but Putin warning it would be a mistake.
Obama Arrives In NYC For UN General AssemblyFresh from successes on Iran and with the pope, President Barack Obama still carried heavy burdens into critical meetings this week at the United Nations General Assembly.
US Boxer Roy Jones Jr. Asks Vladimir Putin For Russian CitizenshipAmerican former world boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. has asked Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship over a cup of tea.
Vladimir Putin Accuses U.S. Of Meddling Into FIFA AffairsThe Russian president tried to portray the probe as an attempt to go after dissenters, likening the case to the persecution of U.S. whistleblowers Julian Assange and Edward Snowden.
Obama Calls For 'Immediate And Full Access' To Malaysia Airlines Crash SiteThe chaotic Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 recovery effort stumbled again Monday as the U.N. Security Council is set to vote on a resolution demanding international access to the crash site and a cease-fire in the area.
American On Board Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Was New Jersey NativeIn remarks from the White House, the president said Friday that Flight MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile in an area controlled by Russian-backed separatists.
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Flyers Distributed In Troubled Eastern Ukrainian City Call On Jews To RegisterFlyers, purportedly distributed by pro-Russian rebels, are demanding Jews register with the "Nationalities Commissioner" and pay $50 or lose their citizenship and face deportation.
Sen. Murphy On Crimea Vote: Putin's 'Done Something Incredibly Stupid'President Barack Obama on Monday froze the U.S. assets of seven Russian officials, including top advisers to President Vladimir Putin, for their support of Crimea's vote to secede from Ukraine.
Local Ukrainians Hope For End To Deadly Protests In KievWalter Kozicky was born in Ukraine and calls the deaths of dozens of protesters shameful. A map of Ukraine hangs in Kozicky's Yonkers office, showing a nation caught linguistically, culturally and politically between Russia and the west.