American diplomats began to leave the Consulate General in St. Petersburg

This morning, American diplomats started to leave the Consulate General in St. Petersburg. On it informs Agency «Interfax».

From the building of the diplomatic mission began to make boxes, bags, and dismantled furniture and Packed into cars. Then from the yard of the Consulate left the SUV with diplomatic plates.

It is noted that the time of the removal of things from the building was arrested a passer-by threw a Cup of coffee at the Consulate. The young man was carried to the security checkpoint, and then taken away by the police.

On March 26, the President of the United States Donald trump instructed to expel from the country 60 Russian diplomats and close the Consulate General of Russia in Seattle because of its proximity to the naval base of the United States.

Therefore, the States expressed support for the UK in connection with the poisoning in Salisbury, the former employee GRU of the Russian Federation Sergei Skripal and his daughter.

The investigation revealed that during the attack was used that was developed in Russia, a nerve agent, Novichok. Prime Minister Theresa may has demanded from the Kremlin to explain what had happened until the evening of March 13, otherwise London would take an incident of unlawful use of force by Russia against great Britain.

Moscow has refused to answer the ultimatum of London, and demanded to give her samples of the substance that poisoned Skrobala.

March 14, the British authorities announced the expulsion of Russian diplomats 23, and the suspension of the planned bilateral contacts with Russia.

March 17, Russia declared a persona non grata 23 British diplomats.

By 29 March after Britain and the US, Russian diplomats sent to about 30 countries, including Ukraine. A number of States withdrew from Russia their ambassadors for consultations. NATO also withdraws the accreditation of seven Russian representatives to the Alliance.

Yesterday, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov announced the expulsion of 60 American diplomats and the closure of the U.S. Consulate in St. Petersburg.

American diplomats began to leave the Consulate General in St. Petersburg 30.03.2018

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