Expelled Russian diplomats have left Ukraine

Russian diplomats which Ukraine expelled in connection with the poisoning in Britain of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal, left the territory of Ukraine. About the Agency TASS said the representative of the Russian Embassy in Kiev.

According to him, Russian diplomats referred to in the «ultimatum to the Ukrainian side,» left Ukraine, «who the train, one by plane.»

The Agency «Interfax-Ukraine» the speaker of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Marian Betz reported that the Russian diplomats of the period for departure ended today at 18.00.

She said that Russia will be able to send diplomats instead of the left, but only if it agrees to the Ukrainian side.

«While this issue is not considered», – said the speaker of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine.

On March 26 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine 13 expels Russian diplomats in connection with the poisoning Skripal. «As you know, our diplomatic relations with Russia de facto frozen,» he said.

4 March 2018 66-year-old Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia was hospitalized with symptoms of poisoning in British Salisbury.

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.

The UK position was supported by the government of France, USA, Germany, Australia and other countries.

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.

Expelled Russian diplomats have left Ukraine 28.03.2018

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