Levada Center poll sees Russian president continue his ascent, up from fifth in 2012
On Sunday, Trump senior adviser Kellyanne Conway wrongly credited Trump with taking Russian hacking seriously and calling it a 'disgrace'
Trump's tweet appears to be attempt at finger-pointing at Hillary Clinton while Trump himself is under investigation for possible collusion between his presidential campaign and Russia
'I thought it would be better to cut out the middleman and just tell the Russians myself,' Colbert told a Russian late night host
Involvement in the coordination of cease-fire zones along with military dialogue with Russia, make Israel a partner in strategic decision-making on Syria
Senior Russian lawmaker says likelihood that al-Baghdadi has been killed was 'close to 100 percent'
Alexei Navalny, a potential challenger to Putin, was ruled ineligible to run for office following an embezzlement case he says was politically motivated
Defense Ministry in Moscow says the strikes destroyed ISIS command centers and ammunition depots
Drozdov participated in the famous prisoner exchange of convicted Soviet undercover agent for downed American pilot, the inspiration behind Steven Spielberg's 'Bridge of Spies'
The NATO F-16 approached the minister’s aircraft over neutral waters; the Baltic Sea has become an area of rising tensions between Moscow and NATO