The Russian President told media that Trump is a leader in the U.S. presidential race.
Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at RenAsset Management, discusses Russia’s outlook in relation to the ruble and weak oil prices.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is trying to narrow differences with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Simon Fentham-Fletcher, CIO at Freedom Asset Management, says the Russia central bank has missed an opportunity to cut rates, as the economy comes under greater pressure.
Russia’s central bank has decided to keep rates on hold at its latest monetary policy meeting Friday, CNBC’s Wilfred Frost reports.
Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, discusses Russia’s “very clear goals” when it comes to the Syrian conflict.
Tensions with Moscow are expected to shave 0.4 percent off of annual gross domestic product (GDP), costing $9 billion in a worst case scenario.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports highlights from Russian President Vladimir Putin's annual address.
Russian president, Vladimir Putin is speaking at the annual “State of the Nation” address, where he is discussing the tensions with Turkey. CNBC’s Geoff Cutmore explains.
The United States faces a tricky task in dealing with the various goals of Russian President Vladimir Putin, one expert said.
Bill Browder, Hermitage Capital CEO, weighs in on Russia and the U.S. and their involvement with sanction strategies.
Did shrinking oil revenues force Russia to sell a prized fighter jet to China?
Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to "cement his position in the Mideast," former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Wesley Clark tells CNBC.
Squawk Box Live tracked market reaction to the news that China's factor sector slowed again in November and all U.K. banks passed stress tests.
President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syria crisis and the situation in Ukraine during a meeting Monday.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from the U.N. Climate Conference in Paris on the message from world leaders on climate pollution.
The body of the pilot killed when Turkey shot down a Russian jet was taken to Turkey late on Saturday to be handed over to Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane.
Turkey advised people to postpone non-urgent travel to Russia on Saturday, as the tit-for-tat accusations continue after the downing of a Russian jet.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports on a step forward in the war against ISIS after a meeting between French President Hollande and Russian President Putin.