Russia, British diplomats will gradually “return” the British side denied that relations have been fully restored
The Russian embassy in the UK said on the 28th 杭州桑拿 that Russia and the United Kingdom have reached an overall agreement and the two sides exchanged each other gradually from January next year onwards to reduce the number of embassy personnel expelled due to poisoning of former Russian intelligence personnel.
However, Britain later denied that the diplomatic relations between the two sides would be fully restored.
Russia ‘s Tass News Agency reported that Russia ‘s ambassador to the British Alexander Yakovenko said: We have reached a general agreement to switch (next year) sometime in January to resume the number of diplomats in Moscow and London.
I’m not sure if all diplomats can return to their posts, Jakovenko said, but at least half of them can be returned.
In March of this year, former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter were unconscious 都市夜网 on a bench in the streets of Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.
British police have identified the father and daughter as being attacked by nerve agents.
The British government says Russia is likely to be relevant; Russia has previously denied it.
Britain expelled 23 Russian diplomats on the same month, and Russia subsequently expelled an equal number of British personnel.
Outside Britain, many western countries cooperated to expel Russian diplomats; Russia reported reciprocal action.
As far as Yakovenko was concerned on the 28th, the Russian Embassy in Britain confirmed at least this.
Russian satellite news agency quoted the representative as saying that Russian and British diplomats had received visas from each other earlier in December, which was the first diplomatic visa that the two sides had inherited from each other since March this year.
The person allegedly said that Russia and Britain signed visas on the basis of reciprocity, which meant that after 23 Russian diplomats were deported and 23 British diplomats were deported, some of the staff would be restored.Bit.
At that time, the British Foreign Office denied that British-Russian diplomatic relations would be fully restored.
Russian satellite news agency quoted the British Ministry of Foreign Affairs as saying: We believe that re-issuance of visas is a step in the right direction, but it is too early to say that the work of the diplomatic mission is fully restored.clear.
(Chen Lixi) (Xinhua News Agency special feature) Original title: Russian and British diplomats will gradually “return” the British side denied that the relationship has been fully restored