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Belarus Is Latest Target of Russia's Use of Oil and Gas as Geopolitical Weapons

Armine Sahakyan | Posted 07.08.2016 | World
Armine Sahakyan

Image: Belarusian flag. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com The West found out firsthand on January 7 of 2009 how Russia uses oil and gas as geopolitical weapon...

Ukraine Turns To Europe For Gas After Russian Threats

Reuters | Posted 06.11.2014 | World

By Natalia Zinets KIEV, April 11 (Reuters) - Ukraine said on Friday it would turn to Europe for gas and won a promise of help from Bru...

Price Of Russian Gas In Ukraine Rises 79 Percent In Single Month

Reuters | Posted 05.27.2014 | World

KIEV, March 27 (Reuters) - Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Thursday the price Ukraine paid for Russian gas supplies would rise 79 ...

Paul Blumenthal

U.S. Push For Natural Gas Exports To Help Ukraine Won't Actually Help Ukraine

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As much of the world focuses on Ukraine's political turmoil and Russia's military response, those at the top of the K Street influence t...

Russia's Gas Can Blow Up Ukraine Tomorrow

HuffPost France | Grégory Raymond | Posted 03.01.2014 | World

UKRAINE - Military pressure on Ukraine has never been this strong, but cannons aren’t Moscow’s best weapon. With the growing Crimea issue — a pr...

Shifting Gears on Missile Defense Marks a Shift in U.S. Policy Toward Russia, with Immediate Impact on Iran

David Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Paul

Ahmadinejad's normal swagger has been muted, perhaps with the realization that his days of manipulating Russia against the West have ended.

Stimulus and Energy

T. Boone Pickens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
T. Boone Pickens

We have the capacity to reduce our dependence on foreign oil by 50% overall and reduce to zero the amount of oil we import from the Middle East, Africa and Venezuela. We don't have to be at the mercy of OPEC.

Europe Waits for Russian Gas

Tammy Lynch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tammy Lynch

Today, as supplies to Europe were due to restart following a tense round of EU-brokered negotiations, Russian gas never materialized.

The Russia-Ukraine Gas Dispute: Not Over Yet

Sam Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sam Black

The news today out of Russia was that a solution to the gas problem has been reached, though seemingly this is just a superficial fix.

Gazprom Promises To Restore Gas To Europe (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gazprom pledged to restore gas to Europe on Thursday, on the condition that international monitors check supply flows in Ukraine, reports Spiegel. Thi...

What Ukraine's Gas Crisis Has In Common With Gaza

Lionel Beehner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lionel Beehner

The trouble with Israel and Russia is not that their efforts will backfire, it's that they will likely achieve the exact opposite of their goals -- while both come off looking like unhinged bullies in the process.