DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:50 P.M.) – Up to 60 Russian diplomats were given only one week to leave the United States as the US authorities decided to close the Russian consulate in Seattle due to the Skripal case.

“The United States takes this action in conjunction with our NATO allies and partners around the world in response to Russia’s use of a military-grade chemical weapon on the soil of the United Kingdom,” a White House statement said, “Today’s actions make the United States safer by reducing Russia’s ability to spy on Americans and to conduct covert operations that threaten America’s national security.”

The diplomats being expelled from the US include 48 embassy staff and 12 members of Russia’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations.

In the same context, several European countries decided to expel Russian diplomats  in the wake of the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal in England.

The countries include Germany, France, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the Netherlands and Ukraine.

London has accused Russian of poisoning – with a nerve agent – former Russian military intelligence (GRU) Colonel Sergei Skripal, who had been convicted in Russia of spying for Great Britain during the 1990s and early 2000s.

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2018-03-26 18:11

It’s all deliberately concocted.
The Litvinenko case diverted the people from the Kiev coup.
The Skripal case is meant to divert the people from a western intervention to support (even more!) the jihadis in Syria.
The target is the main bastion of independence against globalism:

2018-03-27 01:30

With all of London’s street cameras – why haven’t they shown any evidence from those?
I believe the “poisoning” was a hoax, and the man and his daughter are just squirreled away somewhere or were killed by another method.