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(From L) Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian. (SERGEI KARPUKHIN/AFP/Getty Images, JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images, ALEXEY DRUZHININ/AFP/Getty Images)

Belarus and Armenia Re-Evaluate Relations with Russia

Two of Russia's staunchest allies are assessing their ties with Moscow with the Ukraine crisis in mind.

Cuba Issues a Demand for Guantanamo

The U.S. naval base has diminished in strategic importance, but it will be some time before Washington considers giving the territory back to Havana.

Escalation Between Israel and Hezbollah Is Possible

Although appearing to exercise restraint, political pressure could lead Israel to retaliate significantly against Hezbollah after an exchange of attacks.