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April 23rd, 2014
06:49 PM ET

U.S. troops touch down in eastern Europe

The first U.S. troops land in Poland as a show of force against Russia and its push into Ukraine. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports with the latest on the crisis unfolding on the ground.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Military • Russia • Ukraine
April 16th, 2014
07:31 PM ET

Ukrainian troops face militants in east

Ukrainian troops seeking to secure eastern towns are met by pro-Russian militants - and in many cases, forced to give up equipment or turn in their weapons. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.


Filed under: Nick Paton Walsh • Russia • Ukraine
April 9th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Hagel weighs in regarding MH370, Russia

While U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visits Beijing, he talks about the search for MH370 and Russia.


Filed under: Chuck Hagel • Jim Sciutto • Malaysia Airlines flight 370 • Russia • Ukraine
March 25th, 2014
08:06 PM ET

Obama takes a swipe at Putin

President Obama takes a trip overseas and a jab at Russia as it sends 10,000 more troops to the Ukrainian border. CNN Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • Russia • Ukraine
March 25th, 2014
01:43 PM ET

Obama speaks to 'unity' in G8 decision

President Obama and other world leaders act to penalize Russia over its annexation of Crimea. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • Russia • Ukraine
March 11th, 2014
07:38 PM ET

Dramatic confrontation at Ukraine checkpoint

VICE reporter Simon Ostrovsky shows dramatic footage of a confrontation with Russian soldiers at a checkpoint in Ukraine and details how he and his cameraman were apprehended, detained, and threatened.

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Filed under: Interviews • Russia • Ukraine
March 10th, 2014
06:55 PM ET

Pro-Russian forces muscle into base

CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports on the tactics used by Pro-Russian troops against the Ukrainian troops at one base.


Filed under: Nick Paton Walsh • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine
March 7th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Reporter's 'wild goose chase' in Ukraine

VICE reporter Simon Ostrovsky reports on how pro-Russian groups make it difficult to track down stories inside Ukraine.


Filed under: Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Wolf Blitzer
March 7th, 2014
07:02 PM ET

Russian troops pull back as OSCE move in

VICE reporter Simon Ostrovsky reports Russian troops are leaving military bases with the arrival of OSCE observers.


Filed under: Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Wolf Blitzer
March 7th, 2014
06:47 PM ET

Ukrainian pop star's emotional plea

Ukrainian pop star Ruslana speaks out in support of Ukraine and against Russian President Vladimir Putin.


Filed under: Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin • Wolf Blitzer
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