2017 AFP / Josh Edelson
Lavrov said that Russia will not delay lawsuit on departmenet in the United States. Russia will not proceed with the appeal to the court in connection with the selection of its departmenet in the United States. This was stated by Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the program the End of the week, which was released on 24 September on NTV channel. Yes, we are doing it now. We speak with lawyers, collect information about what law firm what opinion is in the preliminary plan, Lavrov said, responding to a question. The matter is: will not procrastinate, but do not rush, said the head of the Russian foreign Ministry. We will remind, on September 2 this year, the us authorities closed the Consulate General of Russia in San Francisco, a trade delegation in Washington and his office in new York, which Russia leases. The first two objects are in state ownership of Russia, and I have diplomatic immunity. The situation in Moscow was regarded as a hostile act and urged Washington objects to return. At a press conference on the results of the BRICS summit the Russian President Vladimir Putin, on 5 September said that the decision of U.S. authorities is the violation of property rights of the Russian side. Putin instructed the foreign Ministry to use judicial procedures to the illegal actions of the United States.