In protest at the Crimean annexation, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chose to curtail access to the headquarters for all Russian accredited North Atlantic Treaty Organisation diplomats barring the Russian ambassador, the deputy head of mission and two support staff.
The Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday that Russia "strongly protests" diplomats expulsion by the United States and 14 European countries over the ex-spy case, vowing to retaliate.
Nato's intervention came as it was revealed that 26 countries have now joined the United Kingdom in removing Russian envoys as part of joint action against the Kremlin.
"I welcome the global support that we have garnered", she said.
Speaking on a trip to Uzbekistan, Lavrov said the US has applied "colossal pressure, colossal blackmail, which have become Washington's main instrument on the worldwide arena".
Theresa May hailed the "unprecedented series of expulsions" of Russian diplomats across the globe following the assassination attempt against Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia earlier this month.
Moscow has denied any involvement in the incident.
They mostly work now from Russian diplomatic premises in central Brussels.
Ireland also announced it was ordering one Russian diplomat to leave. Turnbull slammed Russian Federation for "reckless and deliberate" conduct that he said harms global security and violates rules against the use of chemical weapons.
Britain has emphasized that the attack took place in the context of "reckless behavior" by Russian President Vladimir Putin, including the annexation of Crimea.
"There was a time when this tactic of sowing doubt might have been effective, but no one is fooled any more", Johnson wrote, adding that the expulsions were "a moment when the cynicism of the propaganda machine was exposed for all to see".
In addition, the Russian consulate general in Seattle will be closed, the White House said.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov blamed the USA for strong-arming its allies to expel Russian diplomats.
The Russian Embassy in Washington asked its Twitter followers to vote on which USA consulate should be closed in response to the closing of the Russian consulate in Seattle, listing those in Vladivostok, St. Petersburg and Yekaterinburg as options.
Iran denies supplying the Houthis with weapons, despite substantial evidence implicating Tehran in missile proliferation. The poll comes as some European states, notably Germany, have curtailed ties with the Saudi-led military coalition.
Kisner chases the biggest title of his career, having won PGA crowns at Colonial previous year and Sea Island in 2015. His elimination paves the way for Justin Thomas to reach No. 1 in the world if he can win the Match Play this week.
Iraq has deployed troops in parts of Sinjar where the PKK terrorist group has retreated, the army spokesperson said late Sunday. Turkey regularly targets the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, in northern Iraq, where they maintain bases.
Russian Federation has consistently denied any culpability, accusing Britain of refusing to hand over samples of the poison used. The 28 leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday will base their response on what answers Moscow provides, the draft says.
With Alexa sending shoppers to Amazon , Google Home Assistant will place search queries into a Google Express Shopping cart. According to its data, mobile searches for "where to buy" grew over 85% over the past two years.
The Cleveland Browns are going to select Josh Allen; the quarterback who is not as refined as his peers but has a lot of upside. Mayfield also has the leadership qualities that could help to reverse the revolving door trend of quarterbacks in Cleveland.
Ibrahimovic spent the last two years with Manchester United , but the club agreed to terminate his deal. Manager Jose Mourinho has not used him since a Premier League match against Burnley on December 26.
Geelani held the post for 15 years since the party was formed following a split in the Hurriyat Conference. Sehraie did not attend many executive council meetings of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat and the Hurriyat as well.
Shurmur suggested Mara's comments were being overblown. "All reports are he will be ready to go as we get going", Shurmur said. One thing we know about Dave Gettleman: he does not suffer high-maintenance players lightly.
Photo South Korean soldiers in Panmunjom, the so-called truce village that straddles the border with the North. Concerts featuring South Korean performers in North Korea next month have been titled, "Spring Comes".
The state has a "trigger law", which would immediately make abortion illegal in the state should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. The law went into effect immediately, giving MS the honor of having the most stringent abortion ban in the United States.
Former Husker DT Ndamukong Suh signs with Rams
Is that a nice way of saying that Suh didn't want to do off-season workouts with the team or did Suh view the offer as too low? Suh was halfway through the $114 million, six-year deal he signed when he joined the Dolphins in 2015.
Palm Sunday procession marks start of Holy Week
Palm Sunday was observed in churches throughout western MA , including Immaculate Conception church in Indian Orchard. Worshippers celebrated Palm Sunday, kicking off Holy Week with a traditional mass in the Tridentine Latin language.
You can now send and request money with Google Assistant
First announced a year ago , this feature works on Android or iOS and integrates with the recently rebranded Google Pay . If the recipient does not have Google Pay , they will receive a message tell them how to do so to receive your money.
Why Trump Is Threatening to Veto Omnibus Spending Bill
While disappointed that the border wall was not fully funded, Trump told reporters he will put the money to work immediately. The president repeated his explanation that, while he "looked" at a veto, he chose to sign because of the defense money.
Harjeet Masih had changed name, taken Bangladeshi visa: Sushma
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