The Tupolev Tu-154 plane was unarmed and is one of over a dozen flights over foreign territory Russia has carried out as part of the same initiative.
The U.S. and Russia held a series of secret meetings with Israel in early July where Israeli officials protested over the plans.
Last year, most Americans saw "friendly cooperation" as the way forward with Russia, but now they want Russia's power actively limited.
Dismissing accusations that Putin's shirtless photos were propaganda, a Russian state TV show called out Trump, Obama and Justin Trudeau.
The West needs to keep diplomatic, economic and cultural relations with Russia, but it must be wary of embassies becoming nests for hostile intelligence activity.
A spokesman for Nord Stream 2 said more than 200 non-Russian companies are building the pipeline and many contracts already have been concluded.
Dmitry Medvedev, constitutionally Russia's second most powerful official, accused Trump of giving power to Congress "in the most humiliating way.”
Turkey boasts the second largest army in NATO but its government is growing ever closer to Russia.
Scans of nearly 40,000 documents from Argentina's ministry of foreign affairs are being transferred to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Russia's upcoming Zapad drill was described as a "simulated attack" by Lithuania's government.
“It’s going to be much harder to do business in Russia as a result of this,” the former U.S. ambassador to Russia said.
Vetoes, pocket vetoes and other ways the White House can avoid implementing legislation.
Pete Hoekstra may have Dutch roots, press in the Netherlands has noted but he is more like "a Dutchman from the Netherlands of the 50s."
The sanctions bill is a signature away from becoming law.
"President Trump will not handle his congress," one Russian senator warned, while another said Trump was "forced" to mimic Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
The president went after his attorney general on Twitter and ended up taking a swipe at Ukraine and election opponent Hillary Clinton.
Kurt Volker blames the conflict in eastern Ukraine on Russia.
The country's U.S. base closed in 2014, as tensions between Russia and the West peaked over Ukraine's decision to topple the pro-Russian government in Kiev.
Natalia Veselnitskaya has denied she represented the Kremlin but court files obtained by Reuters say she once represented the interests of the security services.
Poland has already agreed to purchase the system, while Sweden will be next to experience it firsthand in a joint drill with U.S.
While Trump has worried some that he spoke to Putin without any official record of it, the Kremlin tried to set the record straight.
Businessman, rockstar or protest-backing troublemaker—what Russian media expects from Washington's likely new man in Moscow, Jon Huntsman.
The Kremlin initially refused to respond to Barack Obama's last round of sanctions. Russian officials are now warning "retaliatory measures" may follow if they are not lifted.