Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is to set off for Moscow at the official invitation of his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to visit Russia on May 2, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, a first visit by the German leader to the country in nearly two years.
His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony.
US intelligence agencies claim that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered his government to help Republican Donald Trump win the presidential election.
Russia says it has begun to draw down its military forces in Syria as a nationwide ceasefire between the government and opposition groups largely holds in the Arab country.
America’s top intelligence officials say that Russia undeniably interfered in the country’s 2016 presidential election with cyber attacks, calling Moscow’s hacking a "major threat" to the United States.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has snubbed outgoing US President Barack Obama on New Year by expressing his good wishes to President-elect Donald Trump instead.
Russia's foreign ministry has requested President Vladimir Putin to expel 35 American diplomats from the country in a tit-for-tat response to a similar move by Washington, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday.
President-elect Donald Trump could reverse President Barack Obama's sweeping new sanctions against Moscow that included the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, officials say.
A high-raking Russian official has strongly condemned the United States for imposing new sanctions against Russian officials and companies accused of interference in the US presidential election, stating that such measures will ruin Washington-Moscow ties.