Right Turn: Ukraine


Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 04/22/2014

White House incoherence on Ukraine

The White House tries to explain a policy of inaction and reality avoidance.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 04/15/2014

Obama uninterested in helping Ukraine defend itself

President Obama uninterested in helping Ukraine defend itself.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 04/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 04/14/2014

Putin surprises the administration again

The administration is caught flat-footed once again.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:31 PM ET, 04/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Crimea, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/03/2014

State Department delusions

The State Department’s reality-avoidance is troubling.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Middle East, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 03/27/2014

Obama’s foreign policy rhetoric vs. international reality

The president’s worldview doesn’t align with the world.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Israel, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 03/25/2014

Hope for Ukraine aid bill

Ukraine aid back on track?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:30 PM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 03/24/2014

Hey, Putin’s a bully!

Democrats learn their worldview is wrong.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 03/21/2014

How to get Europe to do more in Ukraine

The president needs to practice multilateralism

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:41 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Europe, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 03/20/2014

Obama’s hand slap: That’s it for now

Obama’s underwhelming sanctions

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:47 PM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 03/20/2014

Rubio reverses on aid bill

The Florida senator rethinks his stance on Ukraine aid

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Sen. Marco Rubio, Ukraine

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 03/20/2014

Obama: More talk, no action on Russia

The administration dithers on Russia.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NATO, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 03/18/2014

Obama never wrong, never responsible

President Obama’s disastrous foreign policy is never his fault.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:13 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Russia, Syria, Ukraine

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 03/18/2014

Russian ‘sanctions’ from the failed commander in chief

Laughable Russian sanctions are the latest evidence of the president’s cluelessness.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Hillary Clinton, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 03/17/2014

Obama’s foreign policy is a mess, says the New York Times

President Obama’s foreign policy is in a death spiral.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:51 PM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 03/17/2014

McCain leads from the front

Thank goodness for Sen. John McCain.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Sen. John McCain, Ukraine

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 03/14/2014

McCain to GOP: Get your priorities straight!

Sen. John McCain indicts “Reagan conservatives” for foreign policy hypocrisy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Sen. John McCain, Sen. Marco Rubio, Ukraine

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 03/12/2014

Marco Rubio flakes out again

Marco Rubio blows it on an aid bill by getting sidetracked on an IMF issue.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:35 PM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Sen. Marco Rubio, Ukraine

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 03/10/2014

Forget Reagan -- we’re starting to miss Carter

Putting aside Ronald Reagan, Obama could at least emulate Carter.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Iran, jimmy carter, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 03/06/2014

Congress leads on Ukraine

The White House is paralyzed but Congress acts on Ukraine.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 03/05/2014

A bipartisan response to Obama’s delusionary foreign policy

It’s time for Congress to agree on an un-Obama foreign policy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Iran, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 03/03/2014

Now that the MSM is awake . . .

While skepticism is in fashion, they should be asking lots of tough questions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:20 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Senate Democrats, Ukraine

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 03/03/2014

McCain blasts Obama

John McCain blasts Obama, and AIPAC cheers.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:24 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Israel, Sen. John McCain, Ukraine

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 03/02/2014

The good, the bad and the ugly on Ukraine

The responses to Russian invasion of Ukraine range from good to awful.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 03/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 02/28/2014

Who lost Ukraine?

Russian troops are said to have invaded Ukraine.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:34 AM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 02/24/2014

Putin unchecked

What if Putin invades Ukraine?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 02/20/2014

Russia meddling in Eastern Europe? No problem!

Obama hits a new low in Russia policy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:59 PM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/20/2014

It’s a Putin problem

Putin bullies Ukraine, Ukraines kills it people and Obama mouths platitudes.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  human rights, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 02/19/2014

Putin bests Obama now in Ukraine

Kiev burns, Putin bullies and the U.S. jawbones.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:45 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  human rights, Russia, Ukraine

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Handshakes and human rights

Human rights neglect, not handshakes, are Obama’s failing.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cuba, human rights, Ukraine

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Choosing decline -- again and again

President Obama’s foreign policy is in shambles -- and voters know it.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Iran, National Security, Ukraine