Russia on Townhall

Vivian Hughbanks - Mon Apr 13

Russian President Vladimir Putin lifted a ban on shipping S-300 air defense missile systems to the Islamic Republic of Iran on Monday morning. Moscow will also begin importing Iranian oil in exchange for other goods. ... more

Ron Paul - Mon Apr 13

Mark Nuckols - Fri Apr 10

Vivian Hughbanks - Wed Apr 8

As the conflict in Ukraine continues and tension rises in the Baltics, the Pentagons proposed 2016 budget significantly cuts funding for U.S. military programs in the Eastern European region. ... more

Vivian Hughbanks - Mon Apr 6

In response to increasingly aggressive Russian military moves, Lithuania announced Friday that it will increase defense spending by one third -- more than the nation has allocated to defense since becoming a NATO member in 2004. ... more

Vivian Hughbanks - Mon Mar 30

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) met with Ukrainian officials in Kiev Monday. ... more

Kurt Schlichter - Mon Mar 30

Matt Vespa - Sun Mar 29

Less than 72 hours remain... ... more

Paul Greenberg - Thu Mar 26

Vivian Hughbanks - Thu Mar 26

Ten heavily armored American humvees were delivered to Boryspil International Airport near Kiev, Ukraine today as part of the United States commitment to send defense aid to the nation in its struggle against Russian separatists. ... more

Vivian Hughbanks - Tue Mar 24

The House passed resolution Monday that urges President Obama to provide Ukraine with military assistance in its struggle against Russia. The measure was well received in Ukraine. ... more

Christine Rousselle - Mon Mar 23

What a weird day. ... more

Vivian Hughbanks - Thu Mar 19

One year ago, the Russian Federation annexed Crimea. Wednesday, Vladimir Putin celebrated the anniversary with a rally in downtown Moscow to culminate days of celebration nationwide. Bands played, crowds of more than 100,000 people gathered in patriotic fervor, and Putin sang Russia's national anthem. ... more

Emma Ashford - Wed Mar 18

John Ransom - Mon Mar 16

Vivian Hughbanks - Tue Mar 10

Next week, EU leaders will meet to discuss effective long-term strategies for policy with Russia. So far, sanctions have not been effective in changing Russian public support of Putin's government. ... more