Hillary Clinton on Russia: 'It's time to explore a fresh start.' The overtures are being greeted warmly in Russia. Is a massive arsenal cut on the horizon?
The Russia-Ukraine gas war has left some downstream nations with only a mild shortfall, but has incited debate on how to secure energy reserves amid regional instability.
As EU monitors arrive, new details contradict Russia's assertion that Georgia invaded South Ossetia first.
Georgian President Saakashvili called for international mediation over the breakaway region in a conflict some see as East vs. West.
Russia's president agreed today to lead the ruling party, which commands a 70 percent parliamentary majority, once he steps down next month.