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Russia expelled two Czech diplomats. About it the Ambassador of the country Vítězslav Pivonka told RIA Novosti.
According to him, Moscow declared that it is a response to the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the Czech Republic. The Ambassador added that Moscow and Prague can start the consultation relationship.
Informed diplomat was summoned to the Russian foreign Ministry. This happened due to the expulsion of two employees of the Russian centre of science and culture, Konchakova and Rybakova from Prague on 5 June. They were declared persona non grata. Moscow promised to the mirror to respond to such measures.
According to the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Andrew Babish, the decision to send employees of the Russian Embassy in Prague is connected with “rezinovy scandal” that occurred this spring. However, he said that the charges against the diplomats involved in plans to poison the Czech regional politicians was false.
22 April Czech edition Respekt told about supposedly recorded the transfer of Russian special services in the Czech Republic. In addition, it was reported that at the Prague airport arrived a Russian Andrey K., involved in the work of law enforcement bodies of Russia in his Luggage found the deadly poison ricin.
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