Foreign Ministry denied the closure of the American school in Moscow in response to sanctions

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia has commented on the alleged closure of the Anglo-American school in Moscow, where children of employees of embassies of the USA, Canada and UK.

“Information about the closure of the Anglo-American school in Moscow does not correspond to reality,” — said the official representative of the foreign Ministry of Russia Maria Zakharova.

CNN, citing an informed U.S. official, reported on the closure of the school the night before. According to the channel, the Russian authorities have taken such a step in response to the US imposed sanctions. According to the interlocutor of the channel, the staff of the American Embassy in Russia was also banned from attending the rest house in Serebryany Bor.

Answering the question about additional statements, said Maria Zakharova, the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov will talk about the introduction of the mirror measures additionally.