MOSCOW, February 12. /TASS./ Moscow city hall will soon consider changing the mailing address of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow on the proposal of the Chairman of the Duma Committee on physical culture, sport, tourism and youth Affairs Mikhail Degtyarev (LDPR) had taken the initiative to rename its North American impasse, house number 1. This is stated in the answer of the city authorities, upon request of a parliamentarian.
As have informed in a press-service Degtyareva from the city hall of Moscow received the response to the request to change the mailing address of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow. Earlier, the MP proposed to rename it “North American deadlock, the house 1”. He explained that next to the buildings of the Embassy is nameless vnutrizonovye journey to the House of Narkomfin. At the suggestion Degtyareva, you need to call this passage “the North American gridlock”, and assign this name to the address of the Embassy.
In response to the request Degtyareva reported that “the matter will be considered at the next meeting of the working group the city interdepartmental Commission on naming territorial units, streets, subway stations, organizations and other Moscow facilities”. “The meeting will be held in February of the current year”, – reported in a press-service of the head of the Duma Committee .
Currently, the address of the diplomatic mission of the United States, according to the official website of the Embassy is Bolshoy devyatinskiy pereulok, 8.
As stated Degtyarev, his initiative due to the decision of the US authorities to rename the square in front of the Russian Embassy in Washington in honor of politician Boris Nemtsov.