Russia: 'Nothing but a takeover' — Zakharova on US breaking into Seattle con. gen.

Spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova defined the US officials' entry into the Russian diplomatic facilities after drilling out the front door locks in Seattle as a «takeover,» speaking at a weekly briefing in Moscow on Thursday. «It is exactly the takeover. It is the Russian property. [Russia] had paid for it before,» said Zakharova. Calling the situation «absolutely... Еще outrageous, disgraceful and unprecedented,» the spokesperson noted that presently the US authorities have already «captured the six Russian diplomatic facilities» referring to the Russian diplomatic mansions in Washington, New York and San-Francisco. She asked the USA to return «all the six facilities owned by Russia which were taken over in the USA.» Zakharova went on to introduce the Russian response to the statement against Russia recently made by Gavin Williams, the British Defence Secretary, who said that Russia should «go away and shut up», following the poisoning of the Skripals in Salisbury. «Now we have a response: come here and explain yourself,» said Zakharova.

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