Russia would reciprocate expulsion of diplomats ,close US consulate

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday Russia would reciprocate the expulsion of western countries to Russian diplomats and close US consulate in St. Petersburg in a dispute over the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain.

Russia would reciprocate expulsion of diplomats ,close US consulate
29 March 2018   16:43

"The measures will be the same," Lavrov said during a press briefing. "It will include the same number of diplomats as well as our decision to withdraw our consent to allow the US consulate to work in St. Petersburg."
Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday ordered 60 US diplomats to leave Russia by April 5.

The Source:  Reuters

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