Shortly before his visit to the region, President Vladimir Putin accused the U.S. of destabilizing the Balkans.
The Senate is ready to fight to keep the U.S. in NATO.
Nastya Rybka claimed she had over 16 hours of recordings of Putin-linked oligarch Oleg Deripaska and three Americans discussing the 2016 presidential election.
Whelan was detained on December 28 after having traveled to Russia to allegedly attend a wedding.
On January 9, Russian proxy forces in eastern Ukraine violated the cease-fire twice, Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation noted.
The American captured is reportedly only 16 years old.
The comments were made as President Donald Trump's relationship with China deteriorates.
Natalia Veselnitskaya is accused of obstructing justice in a New York-based money laundering investigation that ended in 2017.
Andrei Karlov was shot during a press conference, allegedly by 22-year-old Mevlut Mert Altinas, who screamed, "Don't forget Aleppo! Don't forget Syria!" immediately after the killing.
"The U.S. side has not contacted the Russian side on that matter any more," a Kremlin spokesperson said.
The United Nations completed its review of Russian prisons and concluded "there was reliable information that torture was practiced widely in the country."
A 35-year-old Russian woman and a 4-year-old boy were allegedly killed.
Some have called the hack the biggest in Germany's history.
Turkey had planned to purchase an S-400 anti-aircraft missile system from Russia despite warnings from the U.S. and other NATO allies that the system could pose security risks.
The women were arrested several weeks before Saudi Arabia lifted its ban on women drivers in June 2018 and have been tortured in prison, Human Rights Watch says.
"We still know with certainty that we can achieve the best for ourselves, for our families, for our native country, only by our own effort," Putin said.
The arrest happened shortly after Maria Butina pleaded guilty to conspiracy against the U.S. by attempting to infiltrate Republican political circles on behalf of the Russian government.