Kremlin critics condemned the move as a cynical manipulation and called for protests.
Kremlin watchers are trying to predict what will happen after Putin’s current six-year term ends in 2024.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says his mother taught him that sharing private conversations is "indecent."
The Kremlin won’t say much about a blast at a secretive Russian nuclear reactor.
The Russian agent pleaded guilty in 2018 to acting as a spy for the Kremlin.
“That’s yourself, calling yourself an informal adviser to the Kremlin.”
“Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse,” Trump tweeted ahead of the bilateral meeting in Helsinki, Finland.
Dan Coats made his comments while President Donald Trump stumped for Russia's readmittance to the G-7.
Trump proposed the meeting in a phone call on March 20.
Russia’s actions pose an existential threat. It's time we act like it.