Self-determination doesn't necessarily mean freedom. Can an independent Scotland achieve both?
Europe and the United States are ratcheting up sanctions on Russia, but Putin is not standing still.
Economic austerity ruined post-Soviet countries in the 1990s. Why are the same policies being forced on Ukraine today?
Moldova could be the Kremlin's next target. But Europe isn't ready to come to the rescue.
Moscow dreamed of transforming southeastern Ukraine into a client state. But the Kremlin's plans are fraying as Kiev pushes back.
With Russian troops massing on the Ukrainian border, the talk of war is getting louder. But it doesn’t have to happen.
It's time to treat Vladimir Putin like the crime boss he is: Go after his money.
If Britain makes good on its threats to leave the European Union, the impact will be felt far beyond Europe.
Obama issues his strongest sanctions yet to pressure Moscow out of the Ukraine conflict.
Austerity is crippling the eurozone's recovery. But a straightjacket treaty and a latent banking crisis mean it's not going anywhere soon.
If the United States is going to shift focus to Asia it’s going to have to do it without Europe.
While Bosnia welcomed EU dignitaries for the official WWI centennial, protesters donned masks of assassin Gavrilo Princip and Serbs erected a statue in his honor.
Georgians worry that their passion for Europe isn't being reciprocated. And Russia is ready to step in.
Moscow's cancellation of natural gas exports to Kiev ratchets up the pressure on Ukraine -- and is making European leaders nervous about energy supplies.
Is just a drop in the bucket or a real commitment to stem threats from Russia?