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Russia's Putin Addresses CIS Summit Overshadowed by Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin -- embroiled in an a bitter standoff with Western governments over Ukraine -- said his country does not oppose moves by ex-Soviet states to establish closer economic ties with the West. But he told leaders of 11 Commonwealth of Independent States on Friday that he faults member-states for not considering the risks of such moves to the Russian economy. Ukraine -- seeking greater economic prosperity and stability -- signed a historic free trade agreement...

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