- Israel displays rockets seized in Red Sea raid Updated: Mar-10-14 5:02 pm
- Russia, Ukraine feud over sniper carnage Updated: Mar-08-14 2:55 am
- US, Europeans try to rally Western front vs Russia Updated: Mar-03-14 11:16 pm
- Pro-Russian rally in Crimea decries Kiev 'bandits' Updated: Feb-25-14 7:59 pm
- No easy bailout plan for Ukraine Updated: Feb-25-14 1:45 pm
- New England editorial roundup Updated: Feb-22-14 9:04 am
- EU says Iran nuclear talks off to 'a good start' Updated: Feb-20-14 4:22 pm
- US, Europe considering sanctions on Kiev leaders Updated: Feb-19-14 3:21 pm
- Iran at talks: No scrapping any nuclear facility Updated: Feb-18-14 3:10 pm
EILAT, Israel - Israel's prime minister on Monday triumphantly toured a display of dozens of rockets that navy commandos intercepted in the Red Sea last week, alleged to be on their way from Iran to the Gaza Strip, and accused the international community of ignoring Iranian support for militant groups and falling victim to a charm offensive by the new leadership in Tehran.
KIEV, Ukraine - One of the biggest mysteries hanging over the protest mayhem that drove Ukraine's president from power: Who was behind the snipers who sowed death and terror in Kiev?
WASHINGTON - The U.S and major allies strained on Monday to rally a strong Western front to persuade Russia to step back from a military takeover of Ukraine's strategic Crimea region. But several acknowledged there are few options beyond already-threatened economic and diplomatic penalties, and critics said administration efforts were too little, too late after years of pressing for friendlier relations with Moscow.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine - Dozens of pro-Russian protesters rallied Tuesday in this Crimean Peninsula city, bitterly denouncing politicians in Kiev who are trying to form a new government, with some even calling for secession from Ukraine. A Russian lawmaker stoked their passions by promising that Moscow will protect them.
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine needs money, and fast - in weeks, not months. But bailing out the country of 46 million people will not be as easy as simply writing a big check.
The MetroWest Daily News of Framingham (Mass.), Feb. 20, 2014
VIENNA - Iran and six world powers on Thursday ended nuclear talks with agreement on a framework for future negotiations but little progress on the main issue of what nuclear concessions Tehran must make in exchange for an end to sanctions stifling its economy.
BRUSSELS - Following the deadly clashes in Ukraine's capital, the Obama administration and European governments are talking about imposing punitive sanctions, the Kremlin has blamed the West for stirring up trouble and the pope has issued a special appeal for peace. A roundup of Wednesday's international reactions:
VIENNA - Iran drew a red line on Tuesday on how far it would go at landmark nuclear talks, saying as the meeting opened that it would not buckle to pressure from the U.S. and five other world powers to scrap any of its nuclear facilities.