While facing off with Russia, Ukraine’s new government is also struggling to disarm militias in Kiev. If it can’t, will new violence erupt?
Why Vladimir Putin's casual use of a forgotten geographical term has ominous implications.
Try and tell me the Russian president isn't winning … for now.
For all the worries about Russia's energy stranglehold over Europe, the continent is still looking to Moscow for nuclear reactors.
Inside a brewing insurgency as Ukraine sends in the tanks to quell unrest in its chaotic East.
Corruption plagues many democracies, emerging or otherwise. Here are a few tips for those who want to fight back.
CIA Director John Brennan made a surprise visit to Kiev amid threats of further sanctions against Russia.
From Napoleon to Bush, there's good precedent on why it's a bad idea for Russia to invade eastern Ukraine.
Life was already hard enough for Ukrainians. But now they also have to worry about a Russian army on the march.
The armed Russian protesters in Eastern Ukraine aren’t leaving any time soon -- and that could lead to war.
Amid political uncertainty in Russia, insurance companies are finding a niche.
How to fend off the Russians, in seven simple steps.
Why nonviolent resistance might be the best hope for thwarting Putin's adventurism in eastern Ukraine.
The Moscow playbook: predict chaos in Ukraine, then unleash it.
Moscow is jacking up gas prices to cow Kiev and scare Europe. It may not work this time.
Moscow's annexation of Crimea is fueling a surge of "patriotism" -- and a new sense of claustrophobia.
The war of words between Moscow and Washington over who's running covert ops on the ground.
A game theory guide to understanding the cynical genius of Russia’s president.
The view from Moscow and why the United States needs to reset its relations with the Kremlin, immediately.
By pledging not to use force outside NATO territory, Obama might as well have given Putin a free pass to annex more territory.
How an American agribusiness giant's alleged bribes illustrate Ukraine's endemic graft problem.
How the United States can shape the world without boots on the ground and bombs in the air.
Secretary of State Kerry pledges U.S. help in weaning Ukraine, and Europe, off Russian energy.
Kerry was against Pollard's release before he was for it; Hagel to meet with Malaysian counterpart; Is a U.S. sub already on the hunt for 370?; CMC takes notice of an op-Ed; and a bit more.
Radical nationalists want to continue the revolution that toppled Yanukovych. But they're probably just making matters worse.
Societies attempting to make the transition to democracy should start by establishing a consensus on basic values.
American fears of Russian and Chinese aggression are growing, but they'd still rather Washington not get too involved.
FP talks to Mustapha Dzhemilev about his besieged people and bizarre conversation with Vladimir Putin.