CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including the U.S. talking with Russia to reduce fighting in Aleppo, and Quest Diagnostics being given emergency approval by the FDA for its blood test for the Zika virus.
The Russian leader is proposing to create a new national guard to reorganize the country's security services.
The Russian central bank has left its key interest rate unchanged at 11 percent. Stroz Friedberg senior associate, Vadim Nikitin looks at the results and where the economy is now heading.
Peter Kinsella, head of EM economic & EM FX research at Commerzbank, looks at the Russian central bank and how the oil price and sanctions impact their future decisions.
Kirill Yankovskiy, director of equity sales at Otkritie Capital, discusses how oil prices have impacted Russian equities.
Kirill Yankovskiy, director of equity sales at Otkritie Capital, discusses whether or not Russia's central bank will cut interest rates today.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on the efforts to contain the Chernobyl disaster fallout, which has been dubbed the "Chernobyl Sarcophagus."
President Obama remarks on the need to keep sanctions in place in Russia.
The International Energy Agency expects the biggest drop in non-OPEC output in 25 years.
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says the country has the ability to raise oil production.