MOSCOW, July 28. /TASS/. Russia has in response developed new anti-sanctions reduces the number of American diplomats in Russia to 455 and closes access from August 1 to the Embassy dacha in Serebryany Bor. This was said in a Friday statement, the Russian foreign Ministry. On 27 July, the US Congress completed its voting procedure under the new law, which tightens restrictive measures against Russia.
Such attacks USA, drew attention to the Department, once again confirm the extreme aggressiveness of Washington in international Affairs, “under the guise of their “exceptional”, arrogantly ignoring the positions and interests of other States”.
Russian Federation “has done and is doing everything possible to normalize bilateral relations, develop relations and cooperation with the US on key issues on the international agenda, including in particular the fight against terrorism, proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, drug trafficking, illegal migration, cyber crime, etc.” Moscow’s position is that to effectively solve the problems of the world “only together”.
“Sure, that most people on the planet share this approach,” – said the Russian foreign Ministry.
USA, stated in Moscow, under absolutely far-fetched pretext of Russian interference in their internal Affairs persist, one after another rough anti-Russian actions. “All this is contrary to the principles of international law, contrary to the provisions of the UN Charter and WTO rules, basic standards of civilized international communication”, – stressed in dipvedomstva.
Decisions are made about the illegal sanctions against Russia, seized the Russian departmenet decorated in a legally binding bilateral documents will be expelled Russian diplomats. “This clearly violates the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations and accepted diplomatic practice,” – said in a statement the foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation.
The adoption of a new law on sanctions clearly showed that relations with Russia “have become hostage to internal political struggle in the United States.” “In addition, the new law aims at using political tools to create unfair competitive advantages for the United States in the global economy, – noted in the Ministry. – Like blackmail, aimed at restricting foreign partners cooperation with Russia, poses a threat for many countries and international business”.