Press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders stated that the American administration was considering possible options in response to the reduction of Moscow in the number of American diplomats.
“Now, we look at our options, and when we have something to talk about, we will let you know” – said the press Secretary of the White house, quoted by The Washington Post. The question of when trump will sign the bill on sanctions, adopted last week by Congress, Sanders was also terse: “We will notify you when this will happen.”
It was previously reported that the state Department is “considering a response to the expulsion of American diplomats the United States.” All American diplomatic missions in Russia, including the U.S. Embassy and three consulates should be reduced to 1 September, almost two-thirds of 755 persons. It’s like themselves the diplomats and technical personnel and employees citizens of the Russian Federation.
Also by 1 August the Americans had to vacate the cottage in Serebryany Bor and warehouses in the South of Moscow.
Note that the President of the United States Donald trump keeps silent about the response of Moscow on the issue of sanctions.