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November 14th, 2014
10:26 AM ET

Russia increases air patrols over Atlantic

Russian's decision to fly patrols over Gulf of Mexico waters is causing a stir in the U.S. military. Brian Todd reports. Full story

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Filed under: Air travel • Brian Todd • International affairs • Russia
November 13th, 2014
06:24 PM ET

Ukrainian battle caught on camera

Russia has denied allegations that it has sent weapons inside Ukraine. Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Ukraine
November 12th, 2014
06:48 PM ET

NATO: Russian troops, tanks move to Ukraine

Ukraine prepares for fighting as Russian forces move weapons and troops into the country. Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: Jim Sciutto • National security • Russia • Ukraine
November 11th, 2014
07:37 PM ET

Ceasefire crumbles in Ukraine

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on the collapsing ceasefire between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists. Full story

Accusations Russia behind new Ukraine violence
Wolf Blitzer talks to Daniel Baer, U.S. Amb. to Org. for Sec. & Cooperation in Europe about the recent violence in the region.

October 29th, 2014
06:34 PM ET

Gen. Odierno: Russian flights 'concerning'

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno tells Wolf Blitzer that Russia flying planes without any communication is 'concerning'. Full story

Unusual Russian flights concern NATO
An unusual uptick in the size and scale of Russian flights in European airspace has raised concerns for NATO officials.

September 19th, 2014
06:24 PM ET

U.S. jets intercept six Russian planes

Wolf Blitzer talks to Rear Admiral John Kirby about the severity of U.S. and Canadian jets intercepting Russian planes.

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Filed under: John Kirby • National security • Russia • Wolf Blitzer
September 18th, 2014
06:21 PM ET

Ukraine seeks U.S. help to modernize Army

Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko speaks to CNN's Wolf Blitzer on the country's plea for substantive military aid.

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August 28th, 2014
07:41 PM ET

Ukraine: "Full-scale invasion" by Russia

U.S. officials say 1,000 Russian troops have entered Ukraine as Ukrainian military slam Russia for a "full-scale invasion." CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • International affairs • Russia • Ukraine
August 6th, 2014
12:27 AM ET

Fighting in Ukraine rages on as Russia mounts thousands more troops on border

The battle for eastern Ukraine continues to rage on as government forces push further against pro-Russian separatists. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports on the ongoing violence - as Russia masses more troops on the border.


Filed under: International affairs • Nick Paton Walsh • Russia • Ukraine
July 29th, 2014
08:07 PM ET

U.S.: Ukraine firing missiles at rebels

U.S. officials say they have observed Ukrainian forces firing short-range missiles near pro-Russian rebel positions. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • International affairs • Russia • Ukraine
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