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The Russian foreign Ministry considers the words of the Prime Minister of great Britain Theresa may on the measures of “punishment” of Russia as the unprecedented grave provocation that undermines the foundations of normal inter-state dialogue. This is stated in the statement on the website of the foreign Ministry.
The Ministry noted that I consider absolutely unacceptable the fact that “the British government in their sinister political purposes has gone to further serious deterioration of relations, announcing a whole series of hostile measures, including expulsion from the country of 23 Russian diplomats”. The decision of the British authorities made in connection with the poisoning in England, the former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter.
“It is obvious that by taking unilateral and non-transparent methods of the investigation of this incident, British authorities once again tried to incite a sweeping anti-Russian campaign. Of course, our retaliatory measures will not keep itself waiting” — said in the message.
The foreign Ministry stressed that the British government made a choice in favor of confrontation with Russia.
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