The foreign Ministry released a video «unknown works» American security officials in the Russian Consulate General in San Francisco. Previously it was closed by the decision of the US authorities in response to the reduction in Moscow the U.S. diplomatic corps.
The Russian foreign Ministry has published a video, which depicted the actions of American forces in the Consulate General in San Francisco, the video posted on the official website of the foreign Ministry in Facebook.
«Representatives of US law enforcement agencies carry out an unknown job in the territory of the Consulate General of Russia in San Francisco, disfigure expensive flooring, hosted without permission. And most importantly, who are these people that behave like raiders, nobody knows,» reads the caption to the video.
On September 2 the Russian Consulate in San Francisco and consular properties in Washington and new York were closed by the decision of the US authorities. This was the response of Washington to the instruction of Moscow to reduce the us diplomatic corps in Russia.
In turn, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov said US Secretary of state, Rex Tillerson about Moscow’s intention to go to court because of the «capture by the us authorities of the Russian diplomatic property.» Before this instruction was given by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
The state Department said that the actions against the Russian departmenet in the United States comply with the Vienna Convention, as Washington has previously revoked consent for placement of diplomatic missions. In addition, the buildings were made a bypass, not a search.
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