- Congress set to take 1st steps on Ukraine, Russia Updated: Mar-06-14 10:38 am
- In Kiev, Kerry visits protest sites, promises aid Updated: Mar-04-14 8:02 pm
- UN letter to Kim Jong Un warns on accountability Updated: Feb-17-14 2:20 pm
- US Rep. Kennedy joining delegation heading to Asia Updated: Feb-15-14 9:47 am
WASHINGTON - The House of Representatives was poised Thursday to pass the first aid bill for Ukraine's new, pro-Western government, while both chambers of Congress looked to advance legislation imposing hard-hitting sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putin's government.
KIEV, Ukraine - In a somber show of U.S. support for Ukraine's new leadership, Secretary of State John Kerry walked the streets Tuesday where more than 80 anti-government protesters were killed last month, and promised beseeching crowds that American aid is on the way.
GENEVA - A U.N. panel warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday that he may be held accountable for orchestrating widespread crimes against civilians in the secretive Asian nation, ranging from systematic executions to torture, rape and mass starvation.
BOSTON - Congressman Joe Kennedy is heading to Asia as part of a bipartisan congressional delegation.