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  • Analysis: Root of tattered US-Russia ties date back decades 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 3:09 am

    WASHINGTON - The stumbles, blunders, and policy chaos that have sent increasingly frosty U.S.-Russia relations into what many now call a new Cold War might have been inevitable.

  • Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing dispute story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 8:53 am

    MOSCOW - The Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, a company official said - but an EU official said the dispute would not affect the flow of Russian gas to Europe.

  • White House: Putin calls Obama, discuss Ukraine, IS, Iran 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 11:24 pm

    WASHINGTON - Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama spoke by telephone Thursday and discussed continued tensions in eastern Ukraine and the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East. The last time the men spoke was in February, the White House said.

  • NATO: Risk of return to heavy fighting in Ukraine story has photos
    Updated: Jun-25-15 2:59 pm

    BRUSSELS - Russian President Vladimir Putin isn't finished using his military in eastern Ukraine, the top U.S. military commander for NATO said Thursday as the U.S. and its allies outlined additional support for Kiev, including aid in defusing roadside bombs.

  • Diplomats seek to calm Ukraine fighting, break stalemate story has photos
    Updated: Jun-23-15 6:11 pm

    PARIS - The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried Tuesday to revive high-end diplomatic efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, amid escalating fighting that is throwing doubts on a shaky peace accord.

  • EU extends sanctions against Russia by 6 months story has photos
    Updated: Jun-22-15 11:56 am

    LUXEMBOURG - The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until January to keep pressure on Moscow over the conflict in eastern Ukraine, drawing a rebuke and a warning of retaliation from Russian officials.

  • Russia to add 40 new intercontinental missiles this year story has photos
    Updated: Jun-16-15 6:55 pm

    MOSCOW - Russia's military will add over 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles this year alone that are capable of piercing any missile defenses, President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday in a blunt reminder of the nation's nuclear might amid tensions with the West over Ukraine.

  • Correction: Ukraine-Artillery Duels story story has photos
    Updated: Jun-16-15 10:07 am

    DONETSK, Ukraine - In a story June 15 about artillery duels in eastern Ukraine, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a rebel salvo hit a checkpoint, killing a rebel fighter. The shelling was apparent Ukrainian government fire.

  • Obama: US lacks 'complete strategy' for training Iraqis story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-08-15 5:41 pm

    ELMAU, Germany - Acknowledging military setbacks, President Barack Obama said Monday the United States still lacks a "complete strategy" for training Iraqi forces to fight the Islamic State. He urged Iraq's government to allow more of the nation's Sunnis to join the campaign against the violent militants.

  • THE LATEST: Obama says G-7 studying more sanctions on Russia story has photos
    Updated: Jun-08-15 11:35 am

    ELMAU, Germany - 5:27 p.m. (1527GMT; 12:27 a.m. EDT)