Putin reminded about the right of Russia to reduce the U.S. diplomatic mission, another 155 people


RIA Novosti

President Vladimir Putin napomnil that Moscow has the right to reduce the number of Embassy staff the United States has 155 people, the correspondent of “Газеты.Ru”.

“Strictly speaking, if we talk about parity, it’s not 455 diplomats in Moscow, and minus 155. So we reserve the right to make a decision and that the number of American diplomats in Moscow”, — said Putin.

Earlier, Putin said that Russia will not give an answer to US actions regarding the Consulate.