Published On: Fri, Mar 30th, 2018

Russia to Expel 60 U.S. Diplomats; Tensions Are Worst in Decades

MOSCOW — Russia on Thursday escalated a confrontation with Europe and the United States over the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain, saying it would expel 60 American diplomats and an unspecified number of envoys from other countries to retaliate for a mass expulsion of Russian diplomats working in the West and beyond that was ordered this week.

Source: Russia to Expel 60 U.S. Diplomats; Tensions Are Worst in Decades – The New York Times

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