Moscow may take drastic steps in taken in US-Russian diplomatic property, and as a «mirror measures» to expel about 30 American diplomats and to seize the objects of the American property in Russia.
About it writes on Tuesday, July 11, the Pro-Kremlin newspaper «Izvestia» citing a source in the Russian foreign Ministry.
To such measures, the Russian side has pushed Washington’s decision not to return to the Embassy property, which is under arrest since December last year. Failed to resolve this issue at the talks Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald trump in Hamburg, says the author.
The decision on the seizure of two owned by Russia’s diplomatic garden in new York and Washington and 35 expulsion of Russian diplomats was taken at the end of last year, US President Barack Obama. The official reason served for the interference charge of Moscow in the course of American elections.
The expulsion of diplomats and the arrest of property was widely seen as the desire of the outgoing President to complicate his unwelcome successor, any attempt to establish a dialogue with Moscow.