Lavrov: attempts to recruit Russian diplomats are being made not only in the United States

The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov

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MOSCOW, February 10. /TASS/. Recruitment activity in relation to the Russian diplomats is evident in the number of foreign countries, not only in the United States. About it in interview to the newspaper “Izvestia”, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov.

According to him, the profession of a diplomat has always been fraught with risk for life. “Of course, today, in the context of the surge of international terrorism, it becomes safer, the Minister said. – The building of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the memorial plaque with the names of those who died in the line of duty. Only in recent years mournful list was completed by an employee of the Embassy of Russia in Abkhazia Dmitry Vikernes and his wife, who worked in the UN Mission for assistance to Afghanistan, Vadim Nazarov, a Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov”.