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Moldova summons Russian envoy to expel member of embassy staff

Reuters | | Posted by Yagya Sharma
Apr 19, 2023 02:51 PM IST

Russia Moldova-diplomacy: Moldova has summoned the Russian envoy to expel a member of embassy staff.

Moldova summoned the Russian ambassador on Wednesday to declare a member of the Russian embassy staff persona non grata, a government spokesperson said.

Moldovan President Maia Sandu. (AFP)
Moldovan President Maia Sandu. (AFP)

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Government press secretary Daniel Vode told reporters the decision was connected to the actions of embassy staff towards Moldovan border guards who denied entry to a regional Russian politician at Chisinau airport this week.

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The embassy staffer was not named.

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