In the DPRK executed five diplomats because of the failed summit with the United States

The North Korean government executed the former US Nuclear Envoy and four other foreign ministry officials in March following a failed summit between the DPRK and US leaders. Kim Hyuk Chol was allegedly shot after being charged ...

In Chicago, an Israeli diplomat was pushed out of a Uber taxi because of Hebrew

In Chicago, an Israeli diplomat was kicked out of an Uber taxi after he spoke a few words in Hebrew. The 36-year-old claims that the Uber driver started cursing and pushed him out of the car on a busy highway after he heard a passenger say ...

Russia sends diplomats 23 countries

Moscow has announced a mirror-like retaliation against 23 countries that expelled Russian diplomats over the Skripal case. “On March 30, the Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the heads of diplomatic missions of Australia, Albania, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Canada, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, the Netherlands, Norway, ...

Former Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak called America "psychologically ill"

Former Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, said that a "toxic atmosphere" has been created around the Russians in the United States. He stated this on the air of the TV channel "Russia 24". “I was amazed when you turn on CNN and commentators who talk about the ongoing investigations and ...

Russia is preparing the expulsion of 30 US diplomats and the arrest of diplomatic property

Moscow may go to extreme measures on the issue of seized Russian diplomatic property in the United States. As a source in the Russian Foreign Ministry told Izvestia, it is planned to expel about 30 American diplomats and seize American property in Russia as mirror measures. ...

Russian Ambassador to the United States spoke about the "anti-Russian fervor" in America

The Russian Ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, called the political passions that have been raging in the United States lately over Russia's interference in the pre-election political processes in America as "anti-Russian frenzy". The ambassador made such a statement in an interview with TASS agency following the results of his nine-year work in ...

Russia's representative to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, unexpectedly died in New York

Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN, died suddenly. According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, he died in New York the day before his 65th birthday. Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN, felt bad being in the building of the Russian ...

FSB officer beats up an American diplomat outside the US embassy in Moscow

A guard in an FSB uniform attacked an American diplomat at the entrance to the US Embassy in Moscow and injured him, in particular, broke his shoulder. This was reported by The Washington Post, citing four unnamed American representatives. There was no official confirmation of this information. According to journalists, the incident took place on the morning of June 6. After the attack ...

Putin in New York: Syria and Ukraine are at stake

Serious passions flared up at the UN around Vladimir Putin's speech at the General Assembly. The main question is whether the Americans and Russians will agree to cooperate in Syria and whether they will “surrender” Ukraine. During Putin's speech, Ukrainian diplomats left the hall. The rest, contrary to the strict rules of the organization, unfurled the Ukrainian flag. ...

Russia expelled the Swedish diplomat

Russia has declared a high-ranking employee of the Swedish embassy in Moscow persona non grata. No specific charges were brought against him. According to a spokesman for the Swedish Foreign Ministry, Russia decided to expel a diplomat in response to a similar measure against a Russian who was recently declared an unwelcome person in Sweden. The Swedes suspected the exiled Russian diplomat of violating the Vienna ...

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