President Donald Trump had considered alleged Kremlin stooge Carter Page to be the Ambassador to Russia. Page, who has been linked to a number of kremlin on a number of fronts, is under investigation by the FBI, Robert Mueller, and by lawmakers . In a Moscow Times article, Page is mentioned in passing in an article discussing Russia's new ambassador to the United States, Anatoly Antonov. The new U.S. administration is also yet to name its new ambassador to Russia. Among the potential candidates are former U.S. ambassador to Germany Richard Burt, and Trump advisor Carter Page.