The star of 'Above the Law' and 'Out for Justice' will help to 'facilitate relations between Russia and the US in the humanitarian field".
Russian efforts to interfere in upcoming US midterm elections have yet to reach the intensity of the Kremlin's campaign to disrupt the 2016 presidential vote.
US Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri was targeted by Russian government hackers who sought but failed to compromise her Senate computer network.
- by Ellen Nakashima
Russian President Vladimir Putin will not be invited to address Congress or visit the Capitol if he accepts Trump's invitation to come to Washington.
- by Susan Cornwell and Amanda Becker
British Novichok nerve agent survivor Charles Rowley said he found the bottle of what he thought was perfume, which killed his partner.
A letter from victims' family was read by a reporter to Pompeo at a press conference on Tuesday in California.
- by Matthew Knott
Moscow has launched an extraordinary series of threats against Australia based on non-existent investigation of Russia Today.
- by David Wroe
President Donald Trump invited Russian leader Vladimir Putin to Washington for a summit in the northern autumn.
In Moscow, Putin said "powerful" US forces were trying to sabotage the summit's achievements.
- by Doina Chiacu
The White House and the State Department are at odds over Russian President Vladimir Putin's specious offer.
UK couple Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess fell critically ill after handling an item contaminated with Novichok, police say.