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  1. Russia blames US for Aeroflot visa 'restrictions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BBC News

    Russia has said the US is deliberately making it difficult for Aeroflot crews to get US visas and that it is concerned at the situation. On Thursday, the Russian foreign ministry warned that the sharp reduction in the number of US entry visas issued to Russian citizens might lead to the suspension of regular flights between the two countries.

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  2. Ambassador: Azerbaijanis to make right choice at presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Trend

    The Azerbaijanis will make the right choice during today's voting at the presidential election, Azerbaijani ambassador to Russia Polad Bulbuloglu said at the Moscow polling station, Vestnik Kavkaza information and analysis agency reported April 11. He stressed that a presidential election day, which determines the development of the country for the coming years, is very important. "The election has been well organized and widely covered," he said.

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  3. Spy poisoning row: Expelled US diplomats leave MoscowRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | Newkerala.com

    Moscow [Russia], April 5 : Dozens of US diplomats, who were expelled by Russia over the poisoning of a former spy in Britain, reportedly left the embassy compound in Moscow on Thursday. They have been ordered to leave Russia before April 5, Russian news agency TASS reported.

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  4. Expelled U.S. diplomats leave Moscow over poisoning sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | UPI

    Buses carrying expelled diplomatic staffers left the U.S. embassy in Moscow Thursday, the deadline for the American representatives to leave the country in what's been a growing response to the poisoning of a former Kremlin spy. Dozens of U.S. Foreign Service representatives and their families left for the airport -- including 58 employees of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow and two staffers of the consulate in Russia's fourth-largest city, Yekaterinburg.

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  5. Spy poisoning row: Expelled US diplomats leave RussiaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | Newkerala.com

    Moscow, April 5 : The US diplomats expelled by Russia over the poisoning of a former spy on British soil, left the American Embassy in the Russian capital on Thursday to make their way to the airport, TASS news agency reported. Russia last week ordered the expulsion of 60 US diplomats and the closure of the US Consulate General in St. Petersburg in a tit-for-tat move over Washington's expulsion of the same number of Russian diplomats and closure of Russia's consulate in Seattle.

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  6. UK can't ignore questions over spy poisoning - LavrovRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | RTE.ie

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that London cannot ignore Moscow's "legitimate questions" over the poisoning of an ex-spy, as he called for a "substantial and responsible" probe into the case. "It will not be possible to ignore the legitimate questions we are asking," he said hours before a meeting of the UN Security Council, which is due to discuss the spiralling diplomatic crisis between Russia and the West.

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  7. Russian diplomats expelled from US return to MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Today.Az

    A Russian plane carrying the first group of diplomats expelled from the United States over Skripal case has arrived in Moscow on Sunday, the Flightradar24 portal showed, according Sputnik . The Il-96-300 passenger plane carrying the first group of diplomats and their family members has arrived in Russian airport of Vnukovo.

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  8. US diplomats expelled from Russia leave Consulate General in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Today.Az

    The US diplomats expelled from Russia left the US Consulate General situated in St. Petersburg early on Sunday, Sputnik reported. According to the correspondent, a group of the US diplomats has left the building at 11:40 local time .

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  9. Moscow orders Britain to cut - just over 50' more diplomatic staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | South China Morning Post

    It comes after 23 British diplomats were already ejected from the country, after frosty relations deteriorated further over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia Moscow has told Britain it must cut "just over 50" more of its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia in a worsening stand-off over the poisoning of a Russian former spy and his daughter in England, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday. Russia has already retaliated in kind against Britain and ejected 23 British diplomats after frosty relations between London and Moscow deteriorated further over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.

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  10. UK must cut 'just over 50' more of its diplomatic staff in Russia: Foreign MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | Times of Oman

    British Ambassador to Russia Laurie Bristow leaves the Russian foreign ministry building in Moscow, Russia on March 30, 2018. Photo - Reuters British Ambassador to Russia Laurie Bristow leaves the Russian foreign ministry building in Moscow, Russia on March 30, 2018.

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  11. Russia expels 60 US diplomats. What does that mean for Jon Huntsman Jr.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Deseret News

    U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. will lose some staff starting in April after Russia announced Thursday that it will expel 60 U.S. diplomats and close the U.S. Consulate in St. Petersburg, according to CNN . Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday that 58 diplomats from the U.S. mission in Moscow and two more from Yekaterinburg would be declared "persona non grata" and would be given "incompatible with diplomatic status."

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  12. Russians to give 150 diplomats the bootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Russia announced the expulsion of more than 150 diplomats, including 60 Americans, on Thursday and said it was closing a U.S. consulate in retaliation for the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Britain, a tit-for-tat response that intensified the Kremlin's rupture with the United States and Europe. The Russian move came as a hospital treating Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, said the woman was improving rapidly and was now in stable condition, though her father remained in critical condition.

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  13. Russia to Expel 60 US Diplomats in Tit-For-Tat RetaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Al Bawaba

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov attends a joint press conference with U.N. special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura following their talks in Moscow on Mar. 29, 2018. said Thursday the country will expel 60 U.S. diplomats, a tit-for-tat retaliation to the U.S. expulsion of 60 Russian agents.

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  14. Russia expels US diplomats and shuts consulate in tit-for-tat moveRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | WAAY

    Russia will expel 60 US diplomats and close the US Consulate in St. Petersburg, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday, in retaliation for a similar move by Washington .

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  15. Russia Responds Quid Pro Quo To Diplomatsa ExpulsionsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Russia on Thursday responded quid pro quo to the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Britain, while a hospital treating the pair said the woman is improving rapidly and is out of critical condition.

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  16. Russia responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Denver Post

    Russia announced the expulsion of more than 150 diplomats, including 60 Americans, on Thursday and said it was closing a U.S. consulate in retaliation for the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Britain, a tit-for-tat response that intensified the Kremlin's rupture with the United States and Europe. The Russian move came as a hospital treating Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, said the woman was improving rapidly and was now in stable condition, though her father remained in critical condition.

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  17. Russia to expel 60 US diplomats, close US consulateRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | China Daily

    Russia will expel 60 US diplomats and shut the US consulate general in St Petersburg in tit-for-tat retaliation for Washington's moves against Moscow over an ex-spy incident, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday. US diplomats -- 58 from the US Embassy in Moscow and two from the US consulate in Yekaterinburg, were declared "persona non grata" for "activities incompatible with diplomatic status," it said in a press release.

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  18. Russia expels diplomats, including 60 Americans, in retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Albany Times Union

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks to the media in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, March 29, 2018. Russia's foreign minister says Moscow will expel the same number of diplomats from the nations that have expelled Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain.

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  19. Russia responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsions, shutters US consulateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Stars and Stripes

    Russia on Thursday responded quid pro quo to the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Britain, while a hospital treating the pair said the woman is improving rapidly and is out of critical condition. Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found unconscious and critically ill in the English city of Salisbury on March 4. British authorities blamed Russia for poisoning them with a military-grade nerve agent, accusations Russia has vehemently denied.

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  20. Russia's 'reciprocal' retaliation would see four Canadian diplomats expelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | CBC News

    Russia has announced it is expelling 60 American diplomats in a retaliatory move against the U.S. that looks likely to include the expulsion of at least four Canadian diplomats as well. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov prepares to speak in Moscow, Russia, Thursday.

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