Ukrainian President: 'Mr. Putin, This Is Your Aggression'
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sharply criticized his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, and said the security of Europe and the world are at stake in Ukraine.
Foreign Ministers Discuss Eastern Ukraine Conflict, Minsk Deal
Senior diplomats from Ukraine, Russia, Germany, and France met in Munich on February 13 to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine and implementation of the Minsk II agreement on steps to end the conflict there.
NATO Chief Says Russia Destabilizing Europe, Criticizes 'Nuclear Rhetoric'
NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said that an "assertive Russia is destabilizing Europe" and that Moscow's "rhetoric and posturing" about its nuclear might is "aimed at intimidating its neighbors" and undermining trust.
Russia Under Pressure At Top Security Conference
Russia faced rebukes from Western leaders at a prominent security conference over its actions in Ukraine, its bombing campaign in Syria, and what NATO denounced as Moscow's "posturing" about its nuclear might.
Pope And Russian Patriarch Meet In Cuba
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill called for Christian unity during their meeting in Havana, Cuba on February 12. It was the first-ever meeting between a Roman Catholic pope and a Russian Orthodox patriarch. (AP)