In December 2016, the administration of former US President Barack Obama imposed a set of punitive measures against Russia, including the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats and the closure of the two Russian diplomatic compounds.
Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov is threatening "counter actions" against the United States over a pair of Russian diplomatic compounds seized by the United States past year.
The U.S. authorities seized two Russian diplomatic compounds, one in Maryland and another on Long Island, at the same time. The issue of the Russian diplomatic compounds was also raised at the Putin-Trump meeting in Hamburg, according to the Russian press reports. The latest threat - via a foreign ministry source in a pro-Kremlin newspaper - may be created to increase the pressure on Washington, ahead of US-Russia talks on the issue.
The measures were a response to alleged Russian meddling in the United States election.
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Izvestiya previously reported that Russian Federation was considering taking an official USA embassy residence and a US -owned warehouse in Moscow if the issue were not resolved.
Russia would carry out the threat if no compromise was reached at a St Petersburg meeting later this month between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and US Under Secretary of State Thomas Shannon, Izvestia reported.
Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told Sputnik that Russian Federation has already prepared a "tough" response to the United States' seizure of its diplomatic property in NY and Maryland.
"We are forced to draw a line and answer in a similar way", Klimov told Izvestiya. The US ambassador's residence, Spaso House, and the embassy school in St. Petersburg are likely to be left unaffected, however.
"The return of these two facilities to Russian Federation while the Kremlin refuses to address its influence campaign against the United States would embolden President Vladimir Putin and invite a unsafe escalation in the Kremlin's destabilizing actions against democracies worldwide", read the letter signed by Senators Marco Rubio (R-Florida), Jeanne Shaheen (D-New Hampshire) and Johnny Isakson (R-Georgia), as cited by AP.
There's a new update for Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor that will let you bring your most powerful Nemesis into Shadow of War . Middle-Earth: Shadow of War is out for Xbox One , Xbox One X, PlayStation 4 , PS4 Pro and PC on 10th October 2017.
However, for many people, the infection is asymptomatic and so they can pass on the infection as they have no idea they have it. Coinfection with both gonorrhoea and chlamydia is relatively common in sexually active adults who don't use condoms .
Given the concerning situation with multi-drug resistant gonorrhea, a vaccine might play a critical role, Petousis-Harris said. Gonorrhea is becoming harder and in some cases impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said .
The Tesla Model 3 is unlikely to experience delays in deliveries that were due to production issues with the battery packs. This would be on top of the roughly 12,000 Model S and 10,000 Model X units that the company delivers every quarter.
President Donald Trump took aim at China and trade relations in a pair of early morning tweets on Wednesday. American and Chinese officials agree that the two country's presidents spoke Sunday over the phone.
But he may have overestimated people's honesty - or even their ability to simply do not forget to give them back. Umbrella renting schemes aren't the only sharing businesses suffering from problems with theft in China .
Five victims were transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. "I do not know how this got started". According to a report by Fox News, officials said two men wearing all black opened fire at the gender reveal party.
The attacks were mainly centered in Sinai Peninsula, but some extended to the capital and Delta cities. Witnesses said they saw Apache helicopters carrying out airstrikes across Rafah after the attack.
The deal values Worldpay shares at £3.80 each plus a 5p dividend, a 20.7 per cent premium above their closing price on 29 June. Over the weekend, Nets, the Danish payments services company, said it had been approached by potential suitors.
A diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf is adding another level of uncertainty for big oil companies looking to invest in Iran. The field contains 40 trillion cubic meters of natural gas and covers an area of 9,700 square kilometers (3,745 square miles).
Here's a team that had hard-capped itself, even with Caldwell-Pope still on the restricted free agent market. Detroit has already made a slew of moves on a smaller scale since the free agency period began last week.
Wimbledon officials suggested Cirstea may not have had an accurate sense of time while she helped comfort Mattek-Sands. Mattek-Sands was tied with Cirsea, at one set apiece, as the game headed into the third set at the All England Club.
The attack took place despite a round-the-clock police protection and the presence of an armed guard inside the hostel. Yesterday between 8-9pm acid was thrown at her while she stepped out of her hostel to fill water from a hand-pump.
The views expressed in these articles are the author's own and do not necessarily reflect Mint Press News editorial policy. Eighty-five percent of Republicans have a negative view of the national news media compared to 44 percent of Democrats.
Almost 8,000 people are evacuated from their homes Monday, as dry conditions fuel more than a dozen wildfires in California . The weather forecast for the fire area on Monday is moderate by fire behavior standards.
Colombian Rigoberto Uran (Cannondale-Drapac) won Sunday's dramatic stage, a 181.5-kilometre route from Nantua to Chambéry . Twice former victor Alberto Contador was one of the big losers on the day from the 181.5km stage from Nantua to Chambery.
The 2017 S-Pen phablet is the first to release following the October 2016 discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7 . The phone comes with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB and Global Positioning System connectivity options.
NY all but officially has more than one-third of its cap space invested in Hardaway and an injured and suspended Joakim Noah. The Atlanta Hawks will not match the New York Knicks' massive four-year, $71 million contract offer to Tim Hardaway Jr .
Cavendish slammed into the barriers and two other riders plowed over the British sprint specialist, a victor of 30 Tour stages. The Manxman fell heavily after taking a nudge from world champion Peter Sagan in the final 100 metres in Vittel.
Although Tidal is a company acting out of its own best interests, it's hard not to see this fight as a very literal Kanye vs. The split reportedly stems from West's Life of Pablo album, which brought 1.5 million new subscribers to Tidal .
Credit agencies have warned that the state's debt would be rated "junk" status if the state didn't have a budget by July 1. Saturday marks the first day of a new fiscal year - meaning the state will enter its third straight year without a budget.
But on Friday evening, he intentionally kept the board open, telling reporters he had no intention of taking the vote down. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy took aim at both Christie and his Republican opponent, Lt.