| May 1, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili visited Baltimore on Wednesday as part of a U.S. tour intended to build support for his country's bid to join NATO. Saakashvili visited the city to meet with Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland Democrat. He has also met with officials in Washington including Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry. Cardin serves on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and co-chairs of the U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, known as the Helsinki Commission.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:07 AM
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government sees no substantial changes in the situation in Crimea, the Ukrainian region occupied by Russia, that would avoid sanctions against Moscow or permit a summit of G8 leaders in Sochi due in June to go ahead,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
What did Washington expect to gain from a successful coup d'Ã©tat in Ukraine? It gained little enough from the "Orange Revolution" in 2005, that first put Viktor Yuschenko and Yulia Tymoshenko into power in independent Ukraine. Their power produced...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:09 AM
* Weekend developments expose limits of Berlin mediation
* Germany has close economic and energy ties to Russia
* Scepticism over Ukraine opposition complicates calculus
By Noah Barkin
BERLIN, March 3 (Reuters) - Heavily dependent on Russian gas
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:38 AM
* Putin says Sochi Games should help thaw ties with Georgia
* Is prepared to meet Georgian president
* Says Russia still faces Western "containment" efforts
By Alexei Anishchuk
SOCHI, Russia, Feb 10 (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin
held out the...