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Moscow will join your black list several names “American officials”, said the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov. His words RIA Novosti reported on Friday, March 16.
Exactly whose names will appear in the list, Ryabkov said. The diplomat added that the Russian side is dictated by “political stubbornness and the unwillingness of the US to perceive reality”.
Thus, according to the politician, Russia is not going to completely interrupt the dialogue with the United States. He stressed that the impending retaliatory measures against Washington — “not a choice and not a method of Moscow”. Russia also urged the politicians not to play with fire and not to ruin bilateral relations.
Earlier in Washington said they did not rule out additional sanctions against Moscow under the pretext of her involvement in the assassination of a former Russian military intelligence Sergei Skripal in the United Kingdom.
Previously, Britain, France, Germany and the United States issued a joint statement in which they formally accused Russia of trying to kill ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia. Russia denies the accusations.
March 15, the U.S. Treasury announced the introduction of the sanctions list located in the Saint-Petersburg company “the Agency for Internet research”, which connects Washington with the structures of Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin.
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