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A young pro-Ukrainian sympathizer waves a Ukrainian flag in a park on March 8, 2014 in Simferopol, Ukraine.<p>With Russia threatening to wage war in Ukraine’s southern peninsula of Crimea and annex the Black Sea territory, you would think that the country’s new government would sound panicked about …

New Confrontations Raise Tensions in Crimea as Russians Move In

A convoy of hundreds of Russian soldiers in 50 trucks and eight armored vehicles drove into a base near Crimea's capital Simferopol on Saturday, Reuters reported.<p>Russian troops reinforced their presence in Crimea overnight Friday as witnesses reported seeing another 200 military vehicles unload in …

Obama confers with key European allies over Russian action in Crimea

President Barack Obama on Saturday spoke to world leaders including David Cameron of Great Britain and François Hollande of France about the continuing crisis in Ukraine.<p>Also on Saturday, secretary of state John Kerry warned his Russian counterpart that any steps to annex the Crimea region would …

Masked men seize Crimea military office - CNN Video

Ukraine PM: Crimea 'was, is and will be an integral part of Ukraine'

We're leaving. No, you're not.<p>That's where the crisis in Ukraine stood Thursday after lawmakers in Crimea voted in favor of leaving the country for Russia and putting it to a regional vote in 10 days.<p>This act drew widespread condemnation, with Ukrainian interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk …