US places up to 8,500 troops on alert for possible deployment to Eastern Europe amid Russia tensions

R&I – FS (CNN)As many as 8,500 US troops have been put on heightened alert for…

U.S. discussing military deployment near Ukraine with NATO as West steps up response to Russian threats

R&I – TxPAT **** The United States is discussing the deployment of American military forces to…

NATO sending fighters, ships to region; UK to withdraw some staff from embassy in Ukraine

R/I ~ AA . NATO announced Monday that it will send fighter jets and ships to…

State Department urges U.S. citizens in Ukraine to leave the country amid Russian buildup at border

R/I ~ AA . WASHINGTON – The State Department recommended Sunday that all U.S. citizens in…

If war is coming, the West must decide how far it will go to defend Ukraine against Russia

R/I ~ AA . Fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine are growing, as the military…

Blinken says ‘a single additional Russian force’ entering Ukraine would trigger US response

R&I NV — Washington (CNN) Secretary of State Antony Blinken amplified his warning against a Russian invasion of…

UK accuses Kremlin of trying to install pro-Russian leader in Ukraine

R&I NV — LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Britain on Saturday accused the Kremlin of seeking…

Can Russia back down in Ukraine?

R&I – TxpAT *** “My guess is he will move in. He has to do something,”…

Russia toughens its posture amid Ukraine tensions

R/I ~ AA . MOSCOW — With tens of thousands of Russian troops positioned near Ukraine,…

Ukraine tension: US ‘lethal aid’ arrives in Kyiv amid border build-up

R/I ~ AA . Some 90 tonnes of US “lethal aid” has arrived in Ukraine, amid…