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Graham hopes 'we don't lose Alaska'

First Ukraine, then the Bering Strait?<p>Sen. Lindsey Graham joked Monday that the U.S. might need to watch out for Russian President Vladimir Putin on our own turf if things continue.<p>“I just hope we don’t lose Alaska. The more [President Barack] Obama talks to Putin the worse we do,” the South …

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Why It's So Hard For Congress to Act on Ukraine

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A race against the clock is taking place in Washington this week as Congress tries to pass a …

Partisan squabbling in the US could cost Ukraine $600 million

<i>This item has been corrected.</i><p>The fight over Ukraine has spilled over into international finance—and Ukrainians could be caught in the middle of a partisan spat in the US.<p>Ukraine’s new government is desperate for some $15 billion in loans to rescue it from a tough economic situation and pressure …

Obama, Ukraine's PM warn Russia as Crimea heads for vote - CNN.com

<b>Simferopol, Ukraine (CNN)</b> -- U.S. President Barack Obama and Ukrainian interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk had strong words for Russia on Wednesday as Washington again warned Moscow there will be consequences if it doesn't remove its troops from Crimea and Kiev said that it will "never …

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Ukraine president: Russia 'is refusing crisis talks'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1059000/1059774_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534424795_97c47f1609caba1c30c615dd6b246296<p><b>Russia's leaders are refusing all negotiations with their Ukrainian counterparts, Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov has said.</b><p>He told AFP …


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