U.S. Retaliates Against Russia By Way Of Forcing Closure Of 3 Diplomatic Compounds

U.S. retaliates against Russia by forcing closure of three diplomatic compoundsThe State Department is forcing the Russian government to vacate three diplomatic compounds in the U.S. by this Saturday — retribution for the Kremlin’s order that the U.S. reduce its staff in Russia by more than 750 people.
“The United States is prepared to take further action as necessary and as warranted.”Authors:
“The United States has fully implemented the decision by the Government of the Russian Federation to reduce the size of our mission in Russia,” Nauert said.
The tit-for-tat leaves Russia and the U.S. with three consulates each in the other’s country, Nauert’s statement said.
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