Chris Van Hollen said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is being allowed to cozy up to Putin "with impunity."
"These are people who run countries...these are people who are talking about serious things," Tom Nicols said in an interview with MSNBC's Joe Scarborough. "And the president is always out of his depth in those environments."
Frank Figliuzzi also said the attorney general had a "consistent ability to ignore facts" on MSNBC Monday night.
Canada is among the NATO nations spending less than 2 percent of GDP on military investments, much to Trump's frustration.
Trump has nominated Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan to fill the position, pending a full Senate vote.
The U.S. will cut its contribution to the direct NATO budget, which covers maintenance of the NATO headquarters, joint security investments and some combined military operations.
"Are any brave journos going to reach out to the White House and ask if this photo is doctored?" one Twitter commentator wrote.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in 2018 that the Avangard hypersonic missile is "invulnerable to intercept."
Putin succeeded Yeltsin to become president in 1999, and has ruled Russia throughout the two decades since.
At least five scientists with Russia's nuclear agency Rosatom were killed after a blast at the Nyonoksa testing range on August 8.
Gibney told Newsweek that some of the parallels between the rise of Putin and that of Trump are "ineluctable."
Hill condemned GOP members for propagating the conspiracy theory that Ukraine meddled in the 2016 presidential elections, stressing that Russia was the culprit.
"Novaya Gazeta" published footage of a man being beaten and killed by men thought to belong to the Wagner military company.
There has been a shocking lack of discussion on whether that aid is in any way beneficial to U.S. national security. The short answer is no.
At least two Russian operators are providing tourists with the chance to visit Syria in an itinerary that starts from the Lebanese capital, Beirut.
Former U.S. Navy intelligence and counter-terrorism specialist Malcolm Nance suggested, "Putin leads Donald Trump around on a leash."
"He doesn't have to go be Putin's prop in a May Day parade," said MSNBC national security analyst Jeremy Bash.
Some joked that the mural represented Putin and Thunberg's "love child," meanwhile others mockingly speculated whether the climate activist is a Russian asset.
At the Council on Russian Language, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a Russian version of the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia, which will be created between 2020-2022.
"The conviction of Sergey Klimov comes as no surprise in the present climate of raids, detentions, and arrests of Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia," a spokesperson at the church's world headquarters said.
Trump offered last summer to provide Russia U.S. help in fighting wildfires in parts of Siberia.
Kamchatka teenager Rodion Burakov distracted the bear long enough for his 13-year-old brother to run to safety.
Twenty-seven percent of U.S. adults view Trump as the largest threat to world peace, compared with Kim (22 percent) and Putin (15 percent).
The Ivan Papanin unveiled in St. Petersburg contains cruise missiles and equipment to carry out scientific missions.
President Trump's impulsive decision to allow the slaughter of Kurdish civilians and the Syrian Democratic Forces will leave a dark legacy that extends far beyond this war or this presidency.
"[Putin] wants to discredit America and that's his aim to paint America like not a leader of the free world," Andrei Kozyrev said.
Andrei Kozyrev was Russia's first foreign minister after the USSR and worked closely with George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton.
"I think we all will be absolutely fascinated when we finally figure out what Vladimir Putin has on Donald Trump," MSNBC host Joe Scarborough said.
Michael McFaul said President Donald Trump has "personalized" and "privatized" U.S. foreign policy at great cost to the country.
A deal agreed between Russia and Turkey on Tuesday handed Kurdish-led forces a 150-hour ultimatum to withdraw from an 18-mile zone along the Turkish border.