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Ukraine crisis emboldens Obama's US critics

As tensions and turmoil escalate in Ukraine, America’s response to the crisis is becoming an increasingly contentious issue in Washington.
May 5, 2014

Obama, Merkel warn Russia on Ukraine

If Moscow continues fueling unrest in Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin and others in his leadership circle will face increasingly broad sanctions, U.S. President Barack Obama warned on Friday.
May 3, 2014

Obama, Merkel to discuss Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Washington Friday for talks with President Barack Obama . The crisis in Ukraine is expected to be high on the agenda as well as Western sanctions on Russia for its involvement in unrest there.
May 2, 2014

Ukraine forces kill up to 5 separatists

Ukrainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow separatists in the east of the country, the Interior Ministry said on Thursday, as Russian President Vladimir Putin warned of “consequences” if Kyiv used the army against its own people.
April 24, 2014

Obama in Brussels for talks with EU, NATO

U.S. President Barack Obama is in Brussels Wednesday for meetings with EU and NATO officials that are expected to further reinforce Western opposition to Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.
March 26, 2014

Effects of "Corporate" Political Parties

Today, we witness politicians and government officials lie, evade properly answering questions of vital importance and the media doesn't seem to be bothered about demanding meaningful answers.
Ilias Sourdis: October 7, 2013

Can We Believe in Change? A View from Europe

The new US President has the opportunity to reverse the status created by the Bush administration, to cooperate closely with its European allies and to show the appropriate respect to International organizations, taking collective and not unilateral decisions.
Mottas: May 13, 2010

An Interview with Barack Obama associate, Alexi Giannoulias

Alexi Giannoulias, the Democratic Illinois State Treasurer, head of the ’Greek Americans For Obama’ Committee and a close associate of the U.S. President-elect Barack Obama gave an interview to the Sunday edition of the Athens Newspaper ’Eleftheros Typos’. It was published on Sunday, 9 November 2008.
Mottas: May 13, 2010