As foreign policy analysts try to figure out just what Vladimir Putin's next move is, the best clues may lie in his body language. As first reported by USA Today, there's a group of Pentagon researchers whose job it is to study the movements and gestures of foreign leaders, including Putin. ...
As first reported by USA Today, there's a group of Pentagon researchers whose job it is to study the body language of foreign leaders.
President Barack Obama said on Thursday that a proposed referendum in Crimea to join Russia would violate international law and said U.S. sanctions were aimed at punishing Moscow for its intervention in Ukraine.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry posed for a group photograph with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday gas they attended a conference on Libya in Rome.
The Russian military intervention in Ukraine began in the aftermath of the 2014 Ukrainian revolution.
Russian troops took over Crimea as the parliament in Moscow gave President Vladimir Putin a green light Saturday to use the military to protect Russian interests in Ukraine.
Matteo Renzi was sworn in Saturday. He had long fought with former prime minister Enrico Letta for control of their center left political party.
Italy has a new prime minister, again. And this one is the youngest in the country's history. Thirty-nine-year-old Matteo Renzi was sworn in Saturday. The BBC reports Renzi has never worked in national government but gained notoriety as the mayor of Florence. Time calls Renzi the "Italian Obama" and adds he's the country's ...
Startling scenes before and after the carnage in Kiev's Independence Square, February 2014.
North Korean state TV showed the departure to Russia of a political dignitary, but unlike in years past, no athletes from the country qualified for Sochi Winter Games. Via The Foreign Bureau