Russian Ambassador to U.S.: Russia is working with lawyers on the suit about locked departmenti


CHICAGO /Illinois/ 5 Nov. /TASS/. The Russian side is working on collecting documents for the suit to the US government about the actions around blocking Russian departmenti.

This was stated to journalists on Saturday Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov on the sidelines of the annual conference of the Russian-American science Association (Russian-American Scientists Association, RASA-USA) Chicago (Illinois).

“The issues here very much, we are working with lawyers, working on a collection of documents, work carefully,” he said. “Work, no it is not forgotten. The work of lawyers is very delicate and takes time,” confirmed Anton.

USA 3 Sep closed the trade representation of the Russian Federation in Washington, his office in new York and demanded that the activities of the Consulate General in San Francisco to vacate the residence of the Consul General in this city. The American authorities gave Moscow time to the 1st of October. The U.S. administration believes that a diplomatic immunity with these objects removed. However, they are still the property of Russia, with the exception of the offices of the trade mission in new York, which was leased.

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