A representative said the U.S. would not recognize results of the self-rule votes.
38 percent say U.S. influence has been positive.
Putin also called on separatists in Ukraine to delay a referendum on autonomy.
However, Engel said that Putin was “trying everything he can” to disrupt planned elections.
The Defense secretary called recent Russian aggressions a “clarifying moment” for NATO.
A State Department official said U.S. energy is “just one tool among many that we can and are...
A majority of Americans favors increasing economic sanctions against Russia.
Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said Monday that President Obama’s latest round of sanctions against...
The unfolding crisis in Ukraine is continuing to draw his attention westward.
Simon Ostrovsky, a reporter for Vice News, says he was tied up for four days in Ukraine.
The secretary of State seemed to suggest economic sanctions over Ukraine are coming.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said Wednesday that it was critical for Ukraine to hold its election as...
It was the Russian president's first trip to the region since its annexation.
President Obama announced Wednesday that he plans to remove Russia from a trade benefits program...
Jay Carney said officials are "extremely concerned" by deteriorating conditions.
Both leaders said they will back sanctions targeting sectors of the Russian economy.
More than $3 billion is slated for immediate release.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said President Obama’s foreign policy is “creating danger” around the...
The secretary of Defense spoke over the phone with Russia's defense minister.
Tony Blinken said the sanctions were forcing Putin to make “a very hard choice.”
Officials say the two sides are talking, despite a press report.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) slammed President Obama for not following through on threats of...
The American Simon Ostrovsky was safely released and is in good health.
"I think Russia will pay a big price for this," Clinton said.