Interview: Four-Way Meeting On Russia/Ukraine Situation

As tensions rise over the situation in Ukraine, Foreign ministers from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine begin four-way crisis talks in Geneva on Thursday in an effort to prevent the standoff from spiraling out of control. According to the Ukrainian Ambassador to the United Nations, the meeting will consider measures for the escalation of pressures on the borders of Ukraine and ways for resuming trade and economic relations between Ukraine and Russia based on mutually profitable market principles.

AM 820 News anchor Robert Pankau spoke to ABC News correspondent Tom Rivers: