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Russia ‘Ready’ to Issue Visas to U.S. Embassy Staff – Diplomat
The comments came after the U.S. and Russia clashed over staffing at their respective embassies this week.
U.S., Russia Clash Over Embassy Staff Levels Again
Argument over staffing levels at embassies continues after U.S. forced to lay off almost 200 staff across Russia.
EU Leaders Rebuff German-French Push for Putin Summit
Berlin and Paris blindsided EU counterparts by putting forward a last-minute proposal for the bloc to resume meetings with Putin.
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U.S. Ambassador Sullivan Returns to Moscow Following Putin-Biden Summit
Sullivan and his Russian counterpart were recalled to their respective countries after Biden described Putin as a “killer.”
Russian Ambassador Returns 'Optimistic' to Washington
Moscow and Washington agreed for their ambassadors to return after a Geneva summit between Putin and Biden.
Biden, Putin and the Return of Realpolitik
This week’s summit showed Washington and Moscow have accepted that neither is going to change the other’s behavior.
Ahead of Tense Putin-Biden Summit, Few in Russia Expect Breakthroughs
Analysts in Moscow said the most that can be expected is a return to the predictable antagonism of the Cold War era.
U.S. Consul in Yekaterinburg Leaves Russia as Diplomatic Foothold Shrinks
“When I return home, I will tell Americans ... how much Americans and Russians have in common," Amy Storrow said.
U.S. Embassy to Temporarily Resume Consular Services as Russia Pauses Hiring Ban
The Embassy will temporarily resume services to U.S. citizens through July 16.
U.S. Halts Consular Services in Russia After Diplomatic Row
Russia earlier this year banned U.S. diplomatic missions from employing non-Americans, forcing the embassy to reduce its "consular workforce by 75%."
U.S. Embassy Spokeswoman Expelled From Russia
Rebecca Ross' expulsion is reportedly in retaliation for the U.S. not allowing Moscow to fill the vacancy for its embassy spokesperson in Washington.
U.S. Embassy to Cut Staff, Most Visas for Russians as Moscow Bans ‘Unfriendly’ Hiring
Starting May 12, the U.S. Embassy in Moscow will only offer emergency U.S. citizen services and emergency immigrant visas.
Russia Expels 7 EU Diplomats Over 'Solidarity' With Czechs
Slovakia and the Baltic states had expelled Russian diplomats after Prague accused Moscow of being behind a deadly 2014 arms depot blast.
Ukraine Expels Russian Diplomat in Tit-for-Tat Move
The move adds to a recent wave of diplomatic expulsions that have embroiled Russian and European embassies.
‘Small D Energy:’ Russian Embassy’s Foul-Mouthed Tweet Sparks Uproar
The tweet ridiculed the Baltic states’ expulsion of Russian diplomats in solidarity with the Czech Republic.
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Russia Expels 2 Bulgarian Diplomats in Tit-for-Tat Move
The move comes as a host of European countries have accused Moscow of stepping up increasingly aggressive espionage tactics.
U.S. Ambassador in Russia to Return to Washington for Consultations
Russia had advised Ambassador Sullivan to return home for “serious consultations” following tit-for-tat sanctions and diplomat expulsions.
Russia Says Expulsion of Diplomats from Prague 'Provocative'
"We categorically do not agree with these conclusions," the Kremlin said of Prague's expulsion of 18 Russian diplomats accused of spying.
Moscow Lashes Out After Prague Accuses Skripal Suspects Over Deadly Blast
Czech authorities had expelled 18 Russian diplomats identified as secret agents of security services suspected of involvement in a 2014 explosion.
Czech Govt Expels 18 Russian Diplomats Over 2014 Blast
"We are in a situation similar to that in Britain following the attempted poisoning in Salisbury in 2018," Prime Minister Andrej Babis said.
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