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Crimean Peninsula

Next U.S. President Has A Ukrainian Problem

Mark Pfeifle | Posted 10.20.2016 | World
Mark Pfeifle

Of the many foreign policy pots and pans left neglected on the next President's stove, the one marked "Ukraine" may be ready to boil over.

Obama's European Folly

Saad Khan | Posted 04.27.2016 | World
Saad Khan

President Barack Obama's recent -- and most probably the last -- visit to Europe was a failure. It could have turned the tide of declining relationship but ended up as a lackluster goodbye toast.

Ultra-Salty Pink Lake Looks Like A Distant Planet

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel

It may look like another planet, but don't be fooled. This is Koyashskoye Salt Lake, a saline lake in Crimea. Its color turns from dusty pink in sprin...

Stunning Photographs Show Crimea's Beauty In Every Season

The Huffington Post | Talia Lavin | Posted 05.20.2015 | Travel

For photographer Sergei Anashkevitch, taking remarkable images of China, France, Tanzania and seemingly everywhere in between is just another day in t...

Kathleen Miles

Former NATO Commander Says Ukrainians Have 'Stomach For A Fight' And U.S. Should Help | Kathleen Miles | Posted 04.30.2014 | World

Retired Army Gen. Wesley Clark said Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to reassemble the old Soviet Union and urged the U.S. to support Ukrainians...

Rembrandt is in. Putin is out.

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The photograph on the front page of today's New York Times took me by surprise and, to be honest, threw me for a loop. Here is President Barack Obama,...

Give the Crimeans What They Want

Jeb Harrison | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Jeb Harrison

On Sunday, March 16, it became apparent that Nikita Khrushchev made a grave mistake when he reapportioned the Soviet Republics in 1954 and included th...

Amazing Photographs Of Crimea, The 'Jewel Of Two Crowns'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The April issue of National Geographic takes an in-depth look at Crimea. As writer Cathy Newman discovers, the beautiful peninsula may be a tourists' ...