UNHCR says it must be ready in case Ukraine's crisis causes refugees to flee Crimea, but warns on his diverting attention away from Syria's conflict
The Group of Seven most developed economies is calling on Russia to stop all efforts to "annex" Ukraine's Crimea region, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said Wednesday.
The chief editor of one of Russia's oldest and most popular news websites, Lenta.ru, was summarily dismissed
Category: MURAT YETKİN
In a statement on March 8, the White House made a half-correction of what Turkish PM Erdoğan has been saying about a telephone conversation with U.S. President Obama
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu’s contacts in Ukraine continue with uncertainty, as it is not clear which side is Sunni and which is Shiite, or which side is in favor of the coup.
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Slavic nationalism is an explosive brew, as we know from the former Yugoslavia. The situation in the Crimean peninsula is providing premonitions of a second Bosnia.
As NATO suspends military ties with the Russian Federation, France has no intention of following suit.
Ousted Ukrainian leader Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday said that he was still the country's legitimate president and commander-in-chief, saying he believed he would be able to return to Kiev soon.
Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova were upset in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open on Monday.
Pro-Moscow lawmakers in Crimea voted for independence from Ukraine on Tuesday in a precursor to a referendum this weekend for the region to become part of Russia.
A Bulgarian delegation will pay a visit to Turkey to discuss a gas pipeline plan between parties that would diversify natural gas resources.
Category: ARIANA FERENTINOU
The 'Synaxis,' or congregation of the heads of Orthodox Christendom, ended yesterday, coming at a time of strain and tension in the world, particularly the world close to us
Ukraine sought urgent Western backing on Monday after Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted that Crimea had the right to join his country even while hinting at a readiness for dialogue.
Russia is to make a series of counter-proposals to resolve the crisis in neighbouring Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday, in response to a document sent by Washington.
Ukraine’s Crimea region has invited the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) to send a mission to observe March 16 referendum on joining Russia
President Vladimir Putin has told Western leaders that the government of Crimea, which wants to hold a referendum on joining Russia, is a legitimate body
Obama ordered sanctions on officials responsible for Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, including travel bans and freezing of their US assets
Any threat to the territorial integrity of Ukraine could lead to instability throughout Eurasia, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu warns
Six F-16 jets were scrambled after a Russian surveillance plane flew parallel to the Black Sea coast
'Tension must be avoided and problems should be solved through diplomacy. International law must be observed for this objective,' Abdullah Gül said