US House Urges Obama to Send Lethal Arms to UkraineUS House Urges Obama to Send Lethal Arms to UkraineSeveral lawmakers have spoken out about directly arming Ukraine forces — but there are splits in the Obama administration.Soccer
Sepp Blatter says World Cup can help situation in UkraineSepp Blatter says World Cup can help situation in UkraineFIFA President Sepp Blatter says the World Cup can 'stabilize' the situation in UkraineWarfare
E. Europe Eyes Conscription Amid Russia ThreatE. Europe Eyes Conscription Amid Russia ThreatEastern European countries are increasingly moving to restore conscription as a result of their rising concern over Russia's military activities in the region.Europe
Russia Expands Military Exercises To 80,000 TroopsRussia Expands Military Exercises To 80,000 TroopsRussia said Thursday it had doubled the number of troops taking part in mass drills ordered by President Vladimir Putin this week to 80,000 in a major show of strength amid tensions with the West over Ukraine.World
Ukraine urges EU to keep up sanctions pressure on RussiaUkraine urges EU to keep up sanctions pressure on RussiaMore than 6,000 people have been killed in the year-long conflict between the Ukrainian army and Russia-backed separatists.Europe
NATO Allies Brace for Russia's 'Hybrid Warfare'NATO Allies Brace for Russia's 'Hybrid Warfare'NATO allies are scrambling to protect vulnerable Baltic partners from the threat of hybrid warfare, a Russian tactic that officials and experts say is based on deception rather than formal declaration of war.News
Sweden: Russia biggest threat, 1/3 of its envoys are spiesSweden: Russia biggest threat, 1/3 of its envoys are spiesSwedish security service SAPO on Wednesday accused Russia of using as many as one-third of its diplomatic staff in the Scandinavian country for clandestine intelligence gathering.World
Ukraine rebels warn they could abandon cease-fireUkraine rebels warn they could abandon cease-fireAlexander Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitsky said in a statement that legislation giving areas of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions special status has been weakened by the amendments.